On 19th November, 2019, Mr. Virendra Singh Lodhi, MLA of Marhara Assembly constituency in Etah District of Uttar Pradesh wielded a toilet brush and cleaning agent, and cleaned a community toilet. His action spoke volumes to men in particular...
“If you want to change others, you must change yourself first,” is the adage that Ms. Isha Kalia, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Hoshiarpur, Punjab believes. Having heard the PM’s request during the launch of Swachhata Hi Seva 2019 about making...
- Leadership, Solid and Liquid Waste Management
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...