Developing State Strategy for ODF Sustainability
A report of 2-day workshop with development partners on developing state strategy for ODF sustainability, by UNICEF Consultant, Tuhina Roy. The event was organised by Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin), Department of Panchayati Raj, UP and supported by UNICEF UP, Lucknow.
The Union Territory of Puducherry is planning to set up a Gram Panchayat (GP) level committee in each of its 98 GPs. The role of this committee is to monitor sustainability of its open defecation free (ODF) status.
- Administrative and Financial Streamlining, Monitoring and Evaluation
In order to help adolescent girls and women overcome their hesitation in talking openly about menstruation and at the same time maintain hygiene during their periods, the district administration of Nainital organized Menstrual Hygiene Day at Government Primary School in Hathikhal Gram Panchayat of Haldwani Block in Nainital district of Uttarakhand on 26th May, 2019.
- Children and Youth, Hygiene and Handwashing, Women