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Ms Mary Abraham

Introduction

The serene beaches, picturesque environment and unique heritage have been a competitive asset to Goa's tourism industry. While the government invests heavily in tourist infrastructure, investment in public toilets to support...

Ms Mary Abraham

Introduction

The State of Goa has made tremendous improvements on various economic and social development parameters, but the sanitation indicators have relatively lagged behind. With 76.08 per cent toilet coverage in the state, only 18...

Ms Mary Abraham

INTRODUCTION

The state of Goa with its high literacy, financial resources, an active civil society, and a strong private sector presence in the tourism, mining and other industries, is in an advantageous position to cover the existing...

Ms Mary Abraham

INTRODUCTION

On October 2, 2014, Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) was launched by the Prime Minister of India, to speed up the efforts in India's sanitation sector. Prior to this, a number of initiatives integrating water and sanitation were...

Ms Mary Abraham

The world has experienced an unprecedented urban population growth with more than half of the population (54 per cent in 2014 living in urban areas. India is no exception to this trend with around 32 per cent (about 410 million) urban population...

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