Health
 India
Project #2253

Toilets for 100 rural families

by World Toilet Organization

Summary

Ecological toilets for 100 rural families for Musiri village at bank of River Cauvery, Southern India to improve health, reduce environmental pollution & generate fertilizers for agriculture
$250
total raised
5
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years active

Challenge

Currently villagers practice open defecation, polluting river and soil as well as risking their family health. Project involves constructing household toilets though community participation, 18% contribution from family, 21% from local government, 61% from donor for each family toilet

Solution

Project involves building ecological house hold toilets using urine diversion technology, separating urine from feces at the source. Feces is composted and treated to make fertilizers.

Long-Term Impact

The project is a life long investment in the health of the family. On average, the project will impact 500 family members

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.worldtoilet.org
http:/​/​www.worldtoilet.org

Organization Information

World Toilet Organization

Location: Singapore - Singapore
Website: http:/​/​www.worldtoilet.org
Project Leader:
Deepa Chaudhary
Director
Singapore, Singapore

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