National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), with support from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, GoI has launched fourth phase of SWM Exposure Workshops under Swachh Bharat Mission [Urban], for capacity building of 800 Urban Local Bodies in India on Solid Waste Management (SWM). Feedback Foundation, being one of the selected implementation partners, has conducted the first exposure workshop in the series, at Nawanshahr from 19 th – 21 st November, 2019 covering Urban Local Bodies of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. The objective of the workshop is to enable the ULBs to recognize the issues in Solid Waste Management, understand relevant rules and policies and enable effective implementation of solutions prior to Swachh Survekshan 2020. The concepts of ODF, ODF++ and Star rating for Garbage-Free cities are also covered as part of the workshop. Second workshop at Nawanshahr is scheduled from 25th to 27th November, 2019 for ULBs of Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan.