SWACH BHARAT ABHIYAN

Open Defecation Free India: A Distant Reality

Is India really open defecation free? On Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, India is...

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Why it’s easier for India to get to Mars than to tackle its toilet challenge

By Shyama V. Ramani, Professorial fellow, United Nations University In 2013, India...

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In Modi’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ Dalits Continue to be Manual scavengers

More than seventy years since independence have passed and yet we see that most of...

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Doubling Up as Sanitation Workers: Children Lose Precious Time in Government Schools

Despite nationwide education and cleanliness campaigns, the pathetic sanitation scenario...

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Open Defecation in India and the Paradox of the Popular Cleanliness Campaign

When more than 52% of India’s rural population still defecates in the open giving rise...

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