Chhattisgarh: Excerpts from survey on Menstrual Hygiene Management

. A Team of five led by Ashish Sao, final year student of Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur and Rupal Pandey, student of BVP Pune conducted a survey as a part of their project based in Chhattisgarh primarily aimed at understanding the impact of Rural Distress on women and adolescent girls in parts of Raipur, Durg, Rajnandgaon and Dhamtari. The project titled “Menstrual Hygiene Management” … Continue reading Chhattisgarh: Excerpts from survey on Menstrual Hygiene Management

“Swachh Bharat represents toilet users, not toilet cleaners”

Bezwada Wilson, national convenor, Safai Karamachari Andolan, and Magsaysay award winner explains how manual scavenging is a problem arising out of caste, class and patriarchy. As the government plans to build 12 crore toilets by 2019 under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, the Magsaysay award winner questions who will clean these toilets and how many people will die cleaning them. Explaining how manual scavenging is actually … Continue reading “Swachh Bharat represents toilet users, not toilet cleaners”