COODU, in association with Community Capacity Development Unit (CCDU) of TWAD Board, has been conducting awareness campaign among people and training local bodies representatives, Govt. Field officials, panchayat staff, women SHGs members and volunteers since the year 2006 in thirteen districts on safe water, conservation, rain water harvesting, best sanitation practices, health and hygiene.
COODU has carried out verification of clean and best sanitary practices including waste management in 471 village panchayats in Andhra Pradesh and 385 village panchayats in Maharashtra for award of Nirmal Gram Purashkar
COODU has constructed 3750 Individual House Hold Latrines (IHHL) in Coimbatore under Centrally sponsored TSC and SGRY. COODU had conducted Clean Village Campaign (CVC) in two blocks in Coimbatore District.
COODU had conducted training on solid and liquid waste management and bio-fertilisers to village panchayat presidents and vice-presidents and councillors at block level in ten blocks of Perambalur and Ariyalur districts and also at district level. COODU had also conducted the aforesaid district level training in Gandhigram Rural Institute in Dindigul.