SuSanA India Chapter Seminar - Corporate Engagement in Urban Sanitation

Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (2017)


Published in: 2017

SuSanA India Chapter

Sustainable Sanitation Alliance

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The SuSanA India Chapter seminar took place in Pune, 18 November 2017 in the course of the SANIVATION’17 event. It was organized by the Ecosan Services Foundation, the India Sanitation Coalition and the SuSanA secretariat. The context of the topic was that Maharashtra State Government has recently declared all cities to be open defecation-free (ODF).
The seminar successfully connected different actors in the region and encouraged discussions on what this declaration of being ODF means in practice in the state of Maharashtra and elaborated strategies to make urban Maharashtra ODF+ or better.

It was further discussed that urban sanitation challenges need holistic planning approaches backed by comprehensive open-source data. The seminar analysed also the role of NGOs in urban sanitation and how to involve corporate engagement through CSR projects in urban sanitation.

The presentation in the video above was held by Adwait Joshi, Samhita Social Ventures.

The other presentation during the seminar can be viewed through the links provided in the bottom of the page.

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Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (2017). SuSanA India Chapter Seminar - Corporate Engagement in Urban Sanitation. SuSanA India Chapter

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