IEC activities remain centre stage during SBM-G Phase II
To facilitate cross learning and sharing of best practices among States on IEC for ODF Plus, a webinar was held with State IEC Consultants on September 11, 2020. The webinar was attended by state level IEC Consultants and State Coordinators from almost all states and UTs where they discussed about their IEC initiatives, innovative mobilisation activities, resources being used and online real time tracking mobile Apps and the portal to take their villages beyond ODF.
Numerous IEC activities marked Week 1 of the COVID 19-appropriate behaviour campaign that was launched by the Prime Minister of India on 8th October 2020. The activities were in keeping with those suggested by the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation and to be carried out between October and December 2020.
- Hygiene and Handwashing
Shri Arun Baroka, Additional Secretary, Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation in this video talks about the contribution of the nation in building the world’s largest sanitation revolution and focuses on the importance of moving towards ‘Sampoorn Swachhata’ with a special focus on sustaining the good practices and ensuring effective waste management.
- Solid and Liquid Waste Management, Sustainability