Access to Water Supply among the Tea Pickers in Sylhet, Bangladesh

Space and Culture, India

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Title Access to Water Supply among the Tea Pickers in Sylhet, Bangladesh
Creator Acharjee, Shushanta
Ahmed, Shah Imran
Subject Tea Pickers
Tea Gardens
Sustainable Water Management
Water Related Diseases
H-social science
Description The study explores access to water supply system of tea pickers in six tea estates of Sylhet division of Bangladesh—Malnichhera, Lackaturah, Keramotnagor, Balishera, Kalagul and Rashidpur. Drawing upon a systematic set of semi-structured interviews and cross-sectional data collected randomly from 300 tea pickers, the study considers men and women’s access to (un)safe water by addressing their sources of both drinking and using water for daily usages and the distances from home to sources by including their concern about safe water and its related diseases.
Publisher Alliance for Community Capacity Building
Date 2016-06-19
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Source Space and Culture, India; Vol 4 No 1 (2016): Space and Culture, India; 100-108
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2016 Shushanta Acharjee and Shah Imran Ahmed

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