Mobilizing Sanitation Credit through Urban SHGs - A Case of MAVIM, Maharashtra

December 2018

A demonstration project for mobilizing household sanitation credit for individual toilets was implemented by MAVIM with support from CWAS, CEPT University. The project is in Jalna city, Maharashtra, where disbursal of toilet loans to 260 women has taken place. The project has successfully demonstrated that with support to Self Help Groups, women members are able to avail sanitation loans from commercial banks. . The report showcases how access to sanitation credit has helped women in SHGs to secure access to safe sanitation for their families.