The ISC-FICCI Sanitation Awards were first hosted in April, 2017 and is first of its kind in the field of sanitation in India, especially in addressing the multi stakeholder engagement for sustainable sanitation; across the whole value chain of sustainable sanitation, in terms of Build-Use-Maintain-Treat (BUMT). With an overwhelming response in its first year, ISC-FICCI will be hosting the awards in April 2019 as an annual event. Through these Awards, the India Sanitation Coalition seeks to advance its mandate to share knowledge and expertise, showcase forward-thinking best practices and promote partnerships across the sector in order to achieve a sustainable sanitation ecosystem. Today, ISC works with multiple stakeholders including corporates, civil society groups, government, financial institutions, media, donors, bilateral, multilaterals, experts, etc. FICCI serves as the project coordination and secretariat of the ISC.