National WaSH Conference

National Conference on Wash Organized by Auxilium Skills Academy and Auxilium Nisarg Mitra (TVET and Ecology wing of the Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco, Province of Mumbai) Inaugurated by Most Reverend Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas

Goa, India - March 21, 2024 - Auxilium Skills Academy and Auxilium Nisarg Mitra proudly announces the inauguration of the National Conference on Wash (Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene) at the prestigious St. Joseph Vaz Retreat Center in Karmali, Goa. The event was graced by the esteemed presence of Most Reverend Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas, CCBI Chairperson for Ecology, who officially inaugurated the conference.

The conference, aimed at addressing critical issues related to water, sanitation, and hygiene, brings together experts, policymakers, and stakeholders from across the nation to deliberate on strategies, innovations, and best practices in ensuring access to clean water, improved sanitation facilities, and better hygiene practices for all.

"We are honored to have Most Reverend Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas inaugurate this significant conference and all the experts in the field of WaSH to come together and work towards better solutions in the field ," said Sr Rosaline , Director of Auxilium Skills Academy. "His presence underscores the importance of collaborative efforts in addressing challenges related to water, sanitation, and hygiene, and we are confident that the discussions and insights shared during this conference will pave the way for impactful solutions."

The National Conference on Wash features keynote addresses, panel discussions, workshops, and presentations focusing on various aspects of Wash, including sustainable water management, innovative sanitation solutions. Social and Gender Equity in the field of WaSH, and the role of technology in advancing Wash initiatives.

"We are delighted to host this important gathering on the topic of WASH to create a better working model in the area of WASH " remarked Sr. Minakshi Dsilva ( Provincial and President - Auxilium - Mumbai Province of the conference. . "Through meaningful dialogue and knowledge exchange, we aim to catalyze actionable strategies that contribute to the achievement of universal access to clean water, adequate sanitation, and improved hygiene for all communities."

The National Conference on Wash is organized by Auxilium Skills Academy, with 65 participants from across 9 states from March 21st to 23rd 2024. Auxilium is a leading institution dedicated to promoting skill development and social empowerment. The conference has various Experts in the field of WaSH participated and various  sessions and Actions committed to advancing Wash initiatives across the country.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Ms. Swathin Santhosh
Project manager
Auxilium Skills Academy, Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco,
Phone: +91 9656409462