Safe Water and Sustainable Sanitation
To create clean and healthy communities by minimizing water borne and sanitation linked diseases among households of Sundargarh District by providing access to safe water and sustainable sanitation.
Orissa being a state where people languish in extreme poverty, landlessness, illiteracy and social discrimination, prioritizes on industry, mining and commercial venture over common people in use of water resources.
Due to lack of sustainability of water supply, sanitary services and sound hygiene behavior in the rural areas of Orissa people fall victim to diarrheal diseases specially women and children.
Kshamta Foundation works on providing access to safe water and facilities for sanitary disposal and introducing sound hygiene behaviors to reduce the burden of disease caused by these risk factors.