India's Sanitation for All: How to Make It Happen

Publication | September 2009

This report examines the current state of sanitation services in India and offers recommendations that can help key stakeholders work toward universal sanitation coverage in India.

Providing environmentally safe sanitation to millions of people is a significant challenge. The task is doubly difficult in a country where the introduction of new technologies can challenge people's traditions and beliefs.

This report examines the current state of sanitation services in India and offers six recommendations that can help key stakeholders work toward universal sanitation coverage in India: scaling up pro-poor sanitation programs, customizing investments, exploring cost-effective options, applying proper planning and sequencing, adopting community-based solutions, and forging innovative partnerships.

Contents 

  • India's Sanitation for All: How to Make It Happen
  • Sanitation in India: How Bad is It?
  • Making Household Sanitation an Investment Priority
  • Finding Optimal Solutions
  • Moving Forward

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Water
Countries
  • India
SKU
  • ARM090755

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