Tag: Water and sanitation
Water Scarcity in India: A Human Crisis I India Loud & Clear I EP 7
This week in India Loud & clear we will talk about the least addressed crisis in India, the water scarcity.
Impact: Community Media Helped People Access Water Supply
In Mohanpur village, Uttar Pradesh, women had to walk 2km far to fetch water. Our Community Correspondent helped her community in installing a new hand-pump.
IMPACT | Handpump repaired in Tati village, Jharkhand
In April 2015, I made a video on the issue of access to water in Kamdara block’s Tati village which comes under Rampur panchayat. The hand pump had been broken for 6 months. All the sources of water accessible to the community were dirty or not working at all. I...
The World’s Leading Cause
Lack of sanitation is the world’s leading cause of infection. It is a serious health risk and an affront to human dignity. It affects billions of people around the world, particularly the poor and disadvantaged. If the trend continues as currently projected, by 2015 there will be 2.7 billion people...