By Raza Naqvi DELHI, India – An innovator in India has come up with a ‘no touch’ handwashing station to reduce the spread of the coronavirus and conserve water in the process. Tamchos Gurmet in the Leh district of northern India developed a design for better hand hygiene, which enables users to control the flow […]
New innovation offers women and girls the confidence and space to manage their menstruation By Machrine Birungi Nearly 121 million women and adolescent girls in India use on average eight sanitary napkins per menstrual cycle. That translates to 1 million pads generated monthly, which then results into 12 billion pads produced and disposed of annually […]
WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund has supported 13 countries to enable 15 million people to end open defecation
The podcast encourages discussion on menstrual and feminine hygiene issues and the right to sanitation for women and girls.
The event provided an opportunity for detailed exchange and learning on scaling up and sustaining improved sanitation and hygiene.
A new report shows that GSF-supported programmes have enabled close to 11 million people to end open defecation.
The GSF focuses on continuous learning to boost implementation, innovation and advocacy.
WSSCC’s National Coordinator Priscilla Achakpa has been made an honorary “Eco Hero and Ambassador” by Eco@Africa.
New Delhi, India – 30 October 2015 – Today, the Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) announced that it will amplify its support to the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM), the Government of India’s (GOI) programme to achieve a Clean India by 2019, by establishing an in country India Support Unit and bolstering its work […]
Téléchargez l’étude de cas complète ou explorez les sections suivantes. Le contexte national Le tout dernier rapport du Programme commun de surveillance du Fonds des Nations Unies pour l’enfance et de l’Organisation mondiale de la Santé fait état de statistiques révélatrices sur la situation de l’hygiène et de l’assainissement à Madagascar. Quelque 12 pour cent […]
WSSCC and SCA have concluded the first chapter of an innovative new partnership to break the silence around menstruation for women and girls.