CSE Team had a meeting with Mr Bezwada Wilson, National Convener of Safai Karamchari Andolan (SKA) and a Ramon Magsaysay award winner, who has worked extensively for the upliftment of sanitation workers and elimination of Manual Scavenging. The meeting was conducted on 16th September 2019. SKA is working closely with Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in conducting surveys across the country including Uttar Pradesh. They have a dedicated team deployed in UP and are also working in Chunar and Bijnor.
The CSE team discussed about their upcoming activities at State and City-level for capacity building and sensitization of stakeholders across the sanitation value chain. CSE and SKA agreed to explore various opportunities to work collaboratively for achieving desired goals.