Comparison of the Pre-Deployment scenario and post deployment benefits
All the areas chosen for Construction of Individual household toilets were slum colonies and economically weaker communities.
Lets consider the case study of Ambetkar Nagar, Ward 33, Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation.
These are 225 households in the area, maximum of them are Public Health Workers who work for Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation to clean garbage, drainages and roads to keep city clean. None of the households had toilets or can afford it. There were kids, woman, girls and old people who had various difficulties to defecate in open during early Mornings and late nights.
The Key reasons why people wanted to have their own toilets were
Key learning’s of the project
The core values of Toilet First initiative include
> Transparency in funding
> Team work