Sustainable Toilets in Cauvery River Basin, India

by World Toilet Organization

Summary

-1200 families, presently open defecating, get ecological toilets. -Better health conditions due to reduction in pollution of river water. -Better cleanliness and hygiene conditions in the village.
$380
total raised
5
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years active

Challenge

-Open defecation and water borne diseases by contamination on the banks of River Cauvery in Tamil Nadu. -Providing sustainable sanitation systems for the people as a safe and affordable alternative

Solution

By providing ecological toilets, we curb open defecation and reduce considerably the diarrheal deaths.

Long-Term Impact

-1200 families, or 6000 people will benefit directly from the project -Potentially, 10,000 people from neighboring villages on education

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.worldtoilet.org
World Toilet Organisation

Organization Information

World Toilet Organization

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

Funded Project!

Thanks to 5 donors like you, a total of $380 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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