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World Toilet Day, 2021

“Valuing Toilets”- Moving Towards Safely Managed Toilets for All   Bhubaneswar, November 18, 2021: The World Toilet Day, 2021 set in the backdrop of the pandemic and the growing threat of disaster caused by climate change, the call for “Valuing Toilets” is as much as about having basic access as having climate-resilient sanitation.  While marking

“Valuing Toilets” – Multi- Stakeholder Consultation

Jaipur Heritage Municipal Corporation, Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, National Urban Health Mission, Single Window Forum and Community Management Committee collaborate to strengthen  access to toilets Representatives from Transgender, women, disabled and sanitary workers from 20 wards deliberate on Equitable, Safe and Inclusive Toilets for All November 24, 2021, Jaipur: Over 200 community representatives

Centre for Advocacy and Research awarded for outstanding contribution to city sanitation

Water for Women partner the Centre for Advocacy and Research (CFAR) India has taken out top honours at Bhubaneswar’s Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Week celebrations, receiving the Award for Outstanding Contribution to City Sanitation and recognised for their support of self-help group, Jay Jagannath, which received third prize in the Waste Entrepreneurship Challenge. Azadi Ka


The second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in India disproportionately impacted families living in urban poverty, making it harder for them to access food, healthcare facilities, and the vaccine. As a result, many families were pushed further below the poverty line. To support marginalized communities, the Centre for Advocacy and Research (CFAR) is working with partners to

Transgender Day, April 15, 2021, Bhubaneswar

Some milestones achieved but far to go, say leaders on National Transgender Day Transgender persons came together to celebrate the National Transgender Day on April 15 and voiced their concerns.  April 15, 2021 marked the seventh anniversary of the historic judgment by the Supreme Court of India in which the transgender were recognized as the

World Health Day, April 7, 2021 Jaipur

# Building a fairer, healthier World # WHD-2021 World Health Day, April 7, 2021 Jaipur Collectively ensuring that everyone, everywhere, can realize the right to good health. World Health Day is celebrated annually on April 7 and each year draws attention to a specific health topic of concern to people all over the world. The