Amazing Success for Bangladesh in Sanitation

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Bangladesh achieved amazing success in sanitation in 15 years. As much as 33 percent people used to defecate in the open in the year 2000, whereas the figure is now only 1 percent. At the South Asian Conference on Sanitation (SACOSAN), a SAARC ministerial meeting to be held in Dhaka in next January, Bangladesh will be declared a ‘country free from open defecation’.

Read more in Prothom Alo, 3rd October 2015

Date: 5 October 2015
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Bangladesh