FIVE PILLARS OF SANITATION

Good Hygiene is defined as people having easy access to using and maintaining the following five essentials.


CLEAN WATER

Having access to clean, pathogen & chemical free water for drinking & cooking. Centralized, community level, or household water treatment solutions.

TOILETS

Having access to consistently using toilets that are well designed, clean & disabled friendly. Sewage management systems that ensure waste generated.

HANDWASHING WITH SOAP

Being aware of the need of and consistently washing hands with soap at critical times -before eating, after defecation, & after handling child feces -to avoid ingesting Pathogens.

MENSTRUAL HYGIENE

Being aware of the need of and consistently using safe menstrual hygiene practices including appropriate products (low cost pads, cloth, cups) and other local solutions.

NUTRITION

Eating a balanced diet is vital for good health and wellbeing. Food provides our bodies with the energy, protein, essential fats, vitamins and minerals to live, grow and function properly.

Profile of S.Damodaran

Gramalaya was established in the year 1987 by S.Damodaran and his team. For detailed Profile of S.Damodaran.

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Publications


Hygiene songs
Songs writtern by
S. Damodaran
Founder and Director


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