andhan has joined hands with Water.org, a not-for-profit corporation incorporated
under the laws of the State of North California in USA. They have come together for a program entitled Wat-San
intervention for the low income groups in the State of West Bengal. The said program is to be implemented
across 9 districts of West Bengal.
nder this Wat-San intervention, the poor community will be encouraged to use pure
water and sanitation facilities. Bandhan will sensitize communities, generate awareness and demand, facilitate
linkages with affordable and practical sanitation and water related products & services and maximize adoption
of such solutions at household level.
he program is already operational in 3 districts - Howrah, Murshidabad and Darjeeling. 1,083
water & sanitation loans have been disbursed. The status of which is as follows: