Most Recent Content from: Water & Sanitation

  • Feature: Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 11, 2019

    Menstrual health activist Appiah Boakye is the West Africa director of Days for Girls International. Read more

  • Article: We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    We Caught Up With Schoolgirls Impacted by Always’ Sanitary Pad Programme in South Africa

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Dec. 9, 2019

    No girl should be missing school because of their period. Read more

  • Article: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    The WHO released a new report exposing the dangers of the often invisible, life-saving work. Read more

  • Article: Meet the South Africans With a Sustainable Answer to Our Sanitation Crisis

    Meet the South Africans With a Sustainable Answer to Our Sanitation Crisis

    From Beautiful News|Nov. 19, 2019

    The lack of access to sanitation is a global emergency. Read more

  • Article: Germany Reclassifies Tampons as 'Necessary' Instead of a 'Luxury'

    Germany Reclassifies Tampons as 'Necessary' Instead of a 'Luxury'

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2019

    The tax will fall from 19% to 7%. Read more

  • Article: How 'Mr. Toilet' Is Using Humor to Talk About Better Sanitation

    How 'Mr. Toilet' Is Using Humor to Talk About Better Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 4, 2019

    Jack Sim, a.k.a. Mr. Toilet, wants people to get comfortable discussing human waste. Read more

  • Article: Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 17, 2019

    “You don't have to have a period to be angry about the current state of period poverty.” Read more