CDD India News Letters

ISSUE 1 | VOLUME 13 | JANUARY 2015

PICTURE OF THE MONTH

Participants during the open disucssion on public urination at the World Toilet Day Event 19th November, Bangalore


RESEARCH ON SANITATION

Sanitation Vulnerabilities - Womens stresses and struggles for violence-free sanitation

This publication summarizes the research findings of a Sanitation and Hygiene Applied Research for Equity (SHARE) and Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) funded study in India. The study sought to ascertain whether gender violence is symptomatic of power inequalities in society, manifest themselves in women's psycho-social stress and translate into women's decisions about where to relieve themselves.


NEWS AND VIEWS

CDD Society’s participation and Interactions at the National Conference – SANICON

Ms. Rohini Pradeep, CDD Society, presented a paper “Treatment of Septage at pilot unit in peri-urban locality of Bangalore” at the National Conference on “Recent Advances in Biodegradation of Human Waste”, SANICON 2014, Assam, India held during 16th through 17th December 2014.

 


INTERESTING LINK

India Sanitation and Toilet Summit – 2015

India Sanitation Summit is a unique national level event and the 1st conference of its kind in India to be organized by India CSR Group. The event intends to establish a platform of brainstorming by concerned experts and stakeholders. It will be held in early this February to usher an era of change by converging attention and focus of development professionals, social scientists, politicians, organization leaders and other change agents to this much neglected issue “Sanitation and Toilet for All”


PROJECT FACT SHEET

Pilot Septage Treatment Plant (STP) at CASS, Bangalore