Open defecation: Lessons from India’s 100m toilet revolution

Feb 2, 2020 | Daily trust

India was reputed to have the highest population of people practising open defecation. The country long struggled with the challenge of sanitation despite having a sanitation programme since 1970. It was thought that if India failed to stop the practice, it would be difficult for other nations having the same challenge.
India shares some similarities with African countries in terms of vast lands, high population, open defecation practice and environmental challenges among others. The approach to solving these challenges are doubtlessly different...Read more