TNUSSP @WWWeek At Home 2020

World Water Week

World Water Week is the world’s premier conference on global water issues hosted annually by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) at Stockholm, Sweden.  It brings together civil society, academia, and the public and private sectors to enable the exchange of views, experiences and practices on transforming global water challenges.


The theme for WWW 2020 is “Water and Climate Change: Accelerating Action”.


WWWeek At Home will bring together convenor-hosted, virtual adaptations of sessions on water and climate change originally destined for World Water Week 2020 between 24th and 28th August 2020.


Click here for more information on World Water Week



TNUSSP @WWWeek At Home 2020

On 25th August 2020, Government of Tamil Nadu, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and IIHS will convene a session on ‘Operationalising FSM at Scale: Approaches and Learnings from Tamil Nadu’.


At this showcase we will share Tamil Nadu’s progress towards achieving total sanitation and explore key challenges and lessons learnt while scaling FSM across 663 towns and cities covering a population of 24 million.


The showcase will highlight Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme’s efforts to effect improvements along the urban sanitation chain in terms of terms of planning for accelerated implementation, strengthening institutional arrangements required to sustain operations and building capacities of key stakeholders.


Date: 25 August 2020


Time: 12:30-1:15 pm (IST)


Conveners of the showcase:

  1. Government of Tamil Nadu (GoTN)
  2. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)
  3. Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS)


WWW Session Page


Click here to register for session


anubhava@IIHS | Musical Performance
Prabir Bhattacharya

anubhava@IIHS | Musical Performance
Veda Aggarwal