The SwachaGraha campaign is a platform to create a movement, through a collaborative approach between Civil Society organisations(CSOs), Citizens, Organisations, Corporates and the Government to the burgeoning problem of Solid waste.
SwachaGraha is a city wide campaign, seeking to communicate the key tenets of solid waste management, i.e. segregation of waste at source, home composting and responsible waste management. The campaign also seeks to engage stakeholders, highlighting the importance of "No to landfills and growing Safe food", thus leading to sustainable living.
is an initiative
Solid Waste Management Round Table, Bengaluru
Solid Waste Management Round Table, Bengaluru (SWMRT) is a voluntary group of individuals, bringing their expertise as SWM practitioners , waste management solution & service providers, representatives of waste-pickers & waste workers, and individual activists , and collectively working towards the cause of sustainable decentralised waste management in Bangalore , since 2009.
The first ever city wide recycling awareness initiative
To promote three way segregation with colour coding. It has been adopted by over 1 lakh households across Bangalore and in other cities as well. It is now the Law.
SWMRT received -
The Namma Bengaluru Awards 2011 for the Best Community based group
The Rotary award for Best Social Community organization of the year in 2014
The prestigious Karnataka State level - Environment Award 2015 for Institutions, from the Chief Minister.
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In Partnership With
Web Design - Lakshmi Subramanian
Graphic Design - Ramya Padbidri
Videos - Raisin George
Videos - Karthik Ramakrishna