Sustainable Community Sanitation in Tamil Nadu

by World Toilet Organization

Summary

This project provides community sanitation and hygiene education for 70 families to foster a healthy and clean society.
$90
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years active

Challenge

*Open defecation and water borne diseases are caused by contamination on the banks of River Cauvery in Tamil Nadu. *Providing sustainable sanitation systems and capacity building and education at different levels - family, school and local governing body.

Solution

By providing ecological toilets, we curb open defecation and reduce considerably the diarrheal deaths. By training, we make them self-sustaining and inculcate the best practices in sanitation.

Long-Term Impact

70 families, or 3500 people directly from the project Potentially, over 10,000 people from neighbouring 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 2 donors like you, a total of $90 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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