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Better Toilets, Better Life - TED talk by Joe Madiath

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In rural India, the lack of toilets creates a big, stinking problem. It leads to poor quality water, one of the leading causes of disease in India, and has a disproportionately negative effect on women. Joe Madiath introduces a program to help villagers help themselves, by building clean, protected water and sanitation systems and requiring everyone in the village to collaborate — with significant benefits that ripple across health, education and even government.

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Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/talks/joe_madiath_better_toilets_better_life
Produced by: TED
Year: 2015
Language: English
Region: India

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