Handwashing helps stop COVID-19. But in India, water is scarce

April 17, 2020

Handwashing is a critical step in preventing the spread of COVID-19, but there are many challenges to handwashing within the Indian cultural context. Water – a scarce resource – is unequally distributed, unavailable or contaminated due to various reasons. This article by Nilanjana Bhowmick in National Geographic contextually highlights these struggles with water in the times of the pandemic.


Marginalized Migrant Families in Cities who have lost livelihoods during COVID-19

To ensure that Migrant families do not go hungry and are taken care of, have the right information and are guided; with their panic and anxiety addressed and are protected from COVID-19, Swasti is address 3 immediate requirements to protect migrant families – Ration Kits, Hygiene kits and home quarantine kits

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