Squatting with Dignity: Lessons from India by Kumar Alok is being released at Gandhi Smriti Auditorium in New Delhi today by Dr C P Joshi, minister of rural development. It is published by Sage publications.
From the Blurb
This book provides an analytical view of the successes and challenges encountered while creating the fast expanding rural sanitation movement in India, with a special focus on the last decade.
The book targets an audience that includes policy makers, programme managers and implementers, and outlines a vision for the future of sanitation programmes in India. It also presents innovative ideas for launching the second generation of sanitation initiatives that will be relevant not only for India but also for many other countries across the globe.