Avadi Sewage Treatment Plant: Sustainable off-grid sewage treatment in Chennai

The Tamil Nadu Police Housing Corporation (TNPHC) has successfully constructed an off-grid sewage treatment plant (STP) to improve living conditions in the police housing colony in Avadi, a suburb of Chennai. This sewage treatment plant has not only solved the problem of sewage disposal but also provided a pond of treated water for fishing, vegetable Read More …

Mobile-to-Web Monitoring System to Track Rural Sanitation Outcomes

The Water and Sanitation Programme (WSP) of the World Bank collaborated with OneWorld Foundation India to pilot a proof of concept to strengthen the monitoring framework of the Total Sanitation Campaign by using GPS-assisted mobile-based technologies to gather information on sanitation behaviour of rural population, and measuring their access to and use of toilets in Read More …