Swachh Bharat Mission is the biggest people’s movement on sanitation in the world that seeks to create a Clean India. As reported by the Government of India, close to 100% Open Defecation Free (ODF) status has been achieved. The current focus of the national flagship programme is now on ODF Plus (ODF+), which aims at keeping villages clean. ODF Plus, as defined by the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Ministry of Jal Shakti, has the following four components: ODF-S; Solid Waste Management; Liquid Waste Management; and Faecal Sludge Management.
WSSCC is pleased to work alongside the Government of India, Ministry of Jal Shakti in collaboration with Knowledge Links to develop a comprehensive training package including a module and a manual for creating a critical mass of trainers from among Swachhagrahis, the real sanitation foot soldiers on the ground. Together the package provides to provide Swachhagrahis training support in ODF Plus activities including ODF sustainability (ODF-S), SLWM and MHM.