Research & Advocacy

FINISH Society actively initiates and participates in advocacy, planning, policy making etc related to sanitation in order to promote innovation and best practices. With an aim to make Sanitation accessible and affordable to all citizens FINISH Society has joined hands with World Toilet Organization (WTO) and WASTE, Netherlands and an MOU was signed between the three parties to this effect. This MoU intends to promote sustainable usage of sanitation systems and support valorization of excreta in sustainable and safe manner which is a first such cooperation agreement in India to help center & state Government in reaching the targets of sanitation & hygiene.

FINISH society also conducts various research and surveys related to the sector. Some of the studies include impact assessment, innovations in sanitation, developing innovative models etc.

FINISH Society is conducting a survey for a research project entitled A Framework Model on MNE's impact on global development challenges in emerging markets (MNEmerge) for Oxford University and European commission for assessing sanitation and its impact on health. The project will be spread across 4 states where data from 2400 Households will be collected. For the data collection, GPS enables tablets will be used by the resource persons to save time and increase accuracy.

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 Shikhar Block in Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh became the first ever Block to become Open Defecation Free (ODF) on June 5, 2016

 FINISH Society, with the support of UNICEF and the District administration conducted three training sessions on CLTS in Mirzapur to initiate the ODF journey in Block Shikhar

 Training Session on the CLTS Approach was held in district Pratapgardh of Uttar Pradesh.

 Training Session on the CLTS Approach was held in district Jaunpur of Uttar Pradesh.

 Celebration of World Toilet Day at Longaon village, Bhokardan Block at Jalna District.

 FINISH Society is among the four nominees for the prestigious Sarphati Sanitation Award for Young Entrepreneurs 2015, to be held in November in Amsterdam.

 FINISH kicks off the research survey with First workshop in Gujarat from 6th of July

 FINISH film "Let's Make it Right" bags the Gold Award in Best Social Development Campaign Category of FLAME AWARDS 2014

 Developing an alternate supply chain solutions for promoting Safe Sanitation in partnership with UNICEF, Maharashtra

 Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya - Implementing school sanitation program.

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