Nestlé India’s WASH Project Aiming for Safe Water & Sanitation for employees & Rural Sector

In its bid to contribute to the Swachh Bharat campaign, Nestlé India has launched its WASH project with the goal of ensuring safe water & sanitation facilities for its employees. The project was announced during 2015 World Water Week that ran from 23rd August to 28th of the month.

The company is tying up with village communities and schools as part of the project. As lack of appropriate sanitation amenities is one of the major reasons behind staggering drop out rate among girl students in the villages- Nestlé India has initiated construction of sanitation facilities & toilets in the village schools. These beneficial facilities are offered in different communities across Nestlé plants….

THE SILENCED VOICES

Ever since childhood we learn and inculcate a lot of things. And the tiniest of things can have the greatest impact on us in the subtlest of ways. The failure to relieve ourselves during the school break times, and getting the need to pee during class time, was something very funny for us. Well, because words like pee/poop have been placed under indecent codes of language construction…

THE ‘LOO-CHHI’ PROBLEM

India has a a serious ‘Loo-chhi’ problem and it must put its act together and take a leaf out of solutions that have worked elsewhere, says Shubhalakshmi in this serious blog with a filmy twist …