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Towards Drinking Water Security in India. Lessons from the Field

Towards Drinking Water Security in India. Lessons from the Field
  • Ministry of Rural Development of India, World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP). January 2011
  • This document presents a compendium of rural water good practices from India which have improved drinking-water security. The document introduces successful experiences in different domains, including the following: Practices which have contributed to an improved water supply service; Multi-village scheme innovations; Practices which have improved water quality; Practices which have improved water sources sustainability; Practices related to wastewater management; Experiences in communication; and, State level reforms.
  • Main themes: Communication, Community participation, Consumer satisfaction, Drinking water, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Public policy, Public-private partnerships (PPP), Rural areas, Wastewater, Water conservation , Water policy, Water quality, Water security, Water supply
  • Main target audience: Local governments, National administrations, Policy makers, Project managers, Stakeholders
  • Main purpose: Advocacy
  • Type of resource: Good practices, Lessons learned
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Published in 2015