Solid and Liquid Waste Management

Management of both organic and inorganic wastes, kitchen/bathroom water (grey water) especially through low-cost community managed decentralized solutions.
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More than 15 lakh people participated in a nationwide shramdaan organized by the Indian Railways on 17th September, 2019, as a part of the ongoing, nationwide Swachhata Hi Seva 2019.

  • DELHI
  • Community Engagement, Solid and Liquid Waste Management
  • English
       
  • 09/19/2019
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This year’s Swachhata Hi Seva (SHS) campaign has gathered huge momentum, bringing large number of people out onto the streets to contribute to the nationwide shramdaan for plastic waste collection and segregation. From issuing ban on single use...

  • DELHI
  • Community Engagement, Solid and Liquid Waste Management
  • English
       
  • 09/19/2019
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Safely managed sanitation is a focus of the SDGs and central to stunting reduction and early childhood survival, both identified by the World Bank's Human Capital Index as critical for humans to develop their full potential. In 2015, 4.5 billion...

  • DELHI
  • Solid and Liquid Waste Management, Sustainability
  • English
       
  • 09/17/2019
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The Rural Management and Development Department, Government of Sikkim has issued a notification banning the sale and use of single use plastic items in all forms. Top district officials have been instructed to strictly monitor the ban within...

  • SIKKIM
  • Solid and Liquid Waste Management
  • English
       
  • 09/13/2019
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The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi wrote to over 4.5 lakh sarpanchs and swachhagrahis, appealing to them to not only work towards sustaining ODF (open defecation free) status of their villages, but also to limit the use of single use...

  • DELHI
  • Community Engagement, Solid and Liquid Waste Management
  • English
       
  • 09/11/2019
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A presentation on India's plastic waste problem, made by the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, ahead of Swachhata Hi Seva 2019. The campaign was held from 11th September to 2nd October, 2019

  • DELHI
  • Solid and Liquid Waste Management
  • English
       
  • 09/11/2019