Empowering Waste Pickers with Water and Sanitation Solutions

In Siddhartha Nagar colony, part of Bengaluru’s Peenya Industrial Area, WaterAid India’s Saamuhika Shakti initiative brings relief to waste pickers. Phase-1 provided clean water and sanitation to 6,555 individuals across nine slums. Hindered by challenges in non-notified slums, phase-2 aims to address sustainability with portable facilities. The project fosters community involvement and eases daily struggles for marginalized residents.

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