My Perfect Country: India The Compass

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The Compass My Perfect Country Fi Glover examines India’s pioneering work on sanitation for women. With stories from the workers who are inventing simple systems alongside active campaigning, she follows the changing attitudes towards women’s rights and their wellbeing. Our local reporter explores the corridors of universities to hear the young women who are putting… Read more »

No Gauteng schools using bucket system – Lesufi

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By Iavan Pijoos | Mar 02, 2016 No Gauteng schools are using the bucket toilet system, education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said on Tuesday.  “When I came into office, we identified about 200 schools with the worst sanitation facilities. There are no schools using the bucket system in Gauteng today,” Lesufi said. “Investing in school sanitation… Read more »

No Gauteng schools using bucket system – Lesufi

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Iavan Pijoos, News24 | News24 22:30 01/03/2016 Johannesburg – No Gauteng schools are using the bucket toilet system, education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said on Tuesday. “When I came into office, we identified about 200 schools with the worst sanitation facilities. There are no schools using the bucket system in Gauteng today,” Lesufi said. “Investing in… Read more »

Millions spent on upgrading school toilets

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NEWS/SOUTH-AFRICA/GAUTENG /  01 March 2016 at 21:16pm By: Lindi Masinga Johannesburg – Gauteng MEC of Education Panyaza Lesufi announced on Tuesday that his department had spent R300 million on constructing and upgrading toilets, as well as refurbishing state schools. “The Department of Education is excited that it can eradicate issues of sanitation. In Gauteng there are… Read more »

Indien: Fotograf Xavier Zimbardo erzählt die Geschichte der verstoßenen Witwen in seinem Bildband „Angels of Ghost Street“

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Von Laura Engels 27.02.2016 Wie Schatten gleiten sie an den Wänden entlang. Hinter weißen Schleiern verborgen, wagen sie sich auf die Straßen und betteln um eine Handvoll Rupien oder eine Schale Reis. Es soll Pech bringen, sie zu sehen – ähnlich wie eine schwarze Katze. Aber sie sind Frauen und ihr einziges Verbrechen ist es,… Read more »

India: Photographer Xavier Zimbardo tells the story of the outcast widows in his book “Angels of Ghost Street”

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By Laura Angel 02/27/2016 Like shadows they glide along the walls. Hidden behind white veils, they venture out on the streets and begging for a handful of rupees and a bowl of rice. It will bring bad luck to see them – like a black cat. But they are women and their only crime is… Read more »

Water that heals

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Sulabh is changing the way the arsenic belt of India consumes drinking water Geetanjali Krishna February 27, 2016 Last Updated at 00:10 IST It was once a land where ground water was so contaminated by arsenic that many who drank it turned dark with its poison. Today, the same villagers are making a living selling purified… Read more »

In India’s ‘arsenic belt’, water project brings relief

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HEALTH West Bengal long suffered cancerous effects of arsenic-laced water, but projects to provide clean water show promise. Shaikh Azizur Rahman | 31 Jan 2016 10:27 GMT | Health, Poverty & Development, Environment, India Madhusudankati, West Bengal, India – For decades, Manatosh Biswas – a farmer who lives in the middle of eastern India’s so-called “arsenic… Read more »

UNI Photo

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MATHURA, JAN 16 (UNI)- BJP MP Hema Malini with Dr Bendeshwar Pathak, Founder Sulabh International inugurating newly constructed toilet by Sulabh International for villagers at her adopted village Rawal, the birth place of Radha in Mathura on Saturday. UNI PHOTO-45u   MATHURA, JAN 16 (UNI)- BJP MP Hema Malini during inuguration of newly constructed toilet… Read more »

New Year Card 2016

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Happy New Year 2016       Click to view our e-Greeting : http://issuu.com/sulabh…/…/new_year_card_2016__single_page/1 Click to download print version : http://www.sulabhinternational.org/…/Happy-New-Year-2016.pdf