Malta, Ward No. 2 of Bagmati Rural Municipality, is declared Open Defecation Free on Dec. 20, 2017 amidst the function held in Malta, Lalitpur.  UEMS is working in Malta for WASH improvement program supported by UNICEF. It is hoped that this will support Government to declare Lalitpur District ODF within the timeframe of Government target 2017.

UEMS supported earlier to declare ODF in Lele, Jharuwarashi, Badikhel and Chandanpur in Lalitpur District.



UEMS has introduced Bucket Chlorination approach to ensure water safety of dugwells. The bucket is drilled with the cover with 6 mm drill on the edges. The cover and bucket are tied together. The 4.5 mm drill is used to