December 22, 2018
The harsh reality of life for India’s 5 million sanitation workers

The harsh reality of life for India’s 5 million sanitation workers

The last decade has seen a massive push for improved sanitation in urban and rural India, and progress has been substantial with several hundred million Indians […]
December 10, 2018
Welcome To 'The Cleanest Village In India'

Welcome To ‘The Cleanest Village In India’

It bills itself as the “God’s Own Garden,” and this tribal village tucked in India’s remote northeast is unlike any other in the country. Mawlynnong is […]
November 30, 2018
About 23 per cent girls drop out of school on reaching puberty

About 23 per cent girls drop out of school on reaching puberty

In an aim to make India open defecation-free by 2019, many aspects of sanitation have been undermined, such as usage, maintenance and water availability. A 2015 report by Dasra, a Mumbai-based philanthropy foundation […]
November 20, 2018

Meet The Pad Women Of Telangana Who Spread The Message Of Menstrual Hygiene

Adivasi women in the tribal belt of Telangana have been running four manufacturing units that produce sanitary napkins for free distribution to students in the tribal […]