ONE DROP WINS UNITED NATION AWARD

Project Odisha, India, will be presented today with the “Water for Life” UN-Water Best Practices Award in the category “best participatory, communication, awareness-raising and education practices” during a ceremony at the UN headquarters in New York City. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding best practices that ensure the sustainable, long-term management of water resources and contribute to achieving the access to safe water and basic sanitation targets of the Millennium Development Goals, Agenda 21 and the Johannesburg Plan of Implementation. “Project Odisha, India, stands out for its vision and commitment to work for and with those that have the least, with respect and understanding,” said Josefina Maestu, United Nations.

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