Sanitation Law and Policy in India: An Introduction to Basic Instruments by Philippe CulletSanitation Law and Policy in India: An Introduction to Basic Instruments by Philippe Cullet

Sanitation Law and Policy in India: An Introduction to Basic Instruments

byPhilippe Cullet, Lovleen Bhullar

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For the longest time, sanitation received little attention from policymakers and lawyers, although it was not completely outside the purview of laws and policies in India. However, the past couple of decades have witnessed a significant change in the manner in which sanitation is viewed, bothat the national and international levels. While this change is accompanied by a growing interest among academics and practitioners in the policy perspectives on sanitation, the emphasis on its legal dimensions has lagged behind considerably. The piecemeal nature of the existing legal instrumentshaving a bearing on sanitation and the lack of awareness about these instruments has further contributed to this knowledge deficit.This book attempts to fill this gap by piecing together the provisions of the existing legal instruments that seek to address the different dimensions of sanitation in India. In the process, it highlights, to researchers, policy-makers, lawyers and other people interested in sanitation, theimportance, complexity and fragmented nature of the legal and policy frameworks that inform the sector.

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Philippe Cullet is Professor of International and Environmental Law at SOAS, University of London, a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi, and the Convenor of the International Environmental Law Research Centre. Lovleen Bhullar is an Independent Researcher associated with the Environmental Law Research S...
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Title:Sanitation Law and Policy in India: An Introduction to Basic InstrumentsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.01 inPublished:October 24, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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AcknowledgementsIntroduction1. Sanitation Law and Policy in India: An Overview2. Sanitation in International Instruments3. Basic Instruments Related to Sanitation at the National Level4. Prohibition of Manual Scavenging and Protection of Sanitation Workers5. Sanitation in Rural Areas: National and State-level Instruments6. Sanitation in Urban Areas: National and State-level Instruments7. Environmental and Health Aspects8. Regulation of Recycling and Reuse of Sewage9. Other Legal Instruments Incorporating a Sanitation DimensionAnnexureIndexAbout the Authors