As the country is on track to being declared open defecation free (ODF) on 2nd October, 2019, the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS) has rolled out a capacity building initiative through which training information and knowledge...
The district administration of Mahabubnagar in Telangana has equipped and appointed 11 women community resource persons (CRPs) in various Gram Panchayats (GPs) to accelerate Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen (SBM-G) campaign and make the district...
- Capacity Building, Leadership
On 12th February, 2019, the Prime Minister of India saluted the huge contribution of women in making the Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen (SBM-G) campaign a people’s movement. He addressed about 16,000 women swachhata champions from across the...
- Leadership, Women
Sarpanch Pradosh Kumar Jena played a major role in ensuring 100% construction of individual household latrines (IHHL) in homes of all SBM-G beneficiaries. Thereafter, he consistently motivated people to use them. Change was gradual and with the...
The write-up documents the efforts of Mr. M R Ravi, CEO, Zilla Panchayat of Dakshin Kannada who has composed lyrics on cleanliness. The words have been converted into a Swachh Bharat jingle and synchronised with doorbells in Kallige gram...
- Behavior Change Communication, Community Engagement, Leadership
The 41-day long intensive campaign, provided an opportunity to provide information about how to sustain ODF status.
- Behavior Change Communication, Children and Youth, Community Engagement, Leadership, Monitoring and Evaluation, ODF Strategies, Solid and Liquid Waste Management, Toilet Technology