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Policy recommendations for the Indian state government of Odisha and its departments for drinking water and local government, health, education, and women and child development.

TitleMapping policies and tracking budgets for hand hygiene : a study of select departments in Odisha
Publication TypeResearch Report
Year of Publication2022
AuthorsAgarwala, T, Shiva, R, Saha, S, Acharya, N, Kapoor, T, Nayak, B, Das, N
Pagination36 p. : 4 boxes, 4 fig., 4 tab., photogr.
Date Published06/2022
PublisherIRC, Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA), Centre for Youth and Social Development (CYSD) and UNICEF India
Place PublishedNew Delhi
Publication LanguageEnglish

After setting the context of hand hygiene and related policy measures in Odisha, the report provides broad findings from the review of policies, scheme guidelines and budgets of the following four departments with respect to hand hygiene: Department of Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water; Department of Health and Family Welfare; Department of School and Mass Education; and Department of Women and Child Development. Based on the review it provides policy recommendations for the state government and each of the four respective departments. Annexes include government hand hygiene activity reports and the 2017 Odisha State Policy on Early Childhood Care and Education. 

The report is based on a review of secondary data sources. It is an outcome of the project on "Assessing financial possibilities in existing schemes and capacity requirements for hygiene programming in India", supported by the UNICEF India Country Office.


Includes list of reviewed documents and 4 ref.

Citation Key89665
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