Most Recent Content from: Water & Sanitation

  • Article: These Global Citizens Are Bringing Clean Water and Sanitation to Rural India

    These Global Citizens Are Bringing Clean Water and Sanitation to Rural India

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 10, 2020

    These community toilets are self-sustainable and provide clean sanitation and drinking water. Read more

  • Article: Women in This Indian Village Are Quickly Adopting Safer and More Sustainable Period Products

    Women in This Indian Village Are Quickly Adopting Safer and More Sustainable Period Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 10, 2020

    Muhamma is saving Kerala state’s largest lake one menstrual cup and reusable pad at a time. Read more

  • Article: California Just Officially Eliminated Its 'Tampon Tax'

    California Just Officially Eliminated Its 'Tampon Tax'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 9, 2020

    But in two years, the state will have to reevaluate the budget. Read more

  • Article: 1,152 Deadly 'Period Huts' Have Been Destroyed in Nepal's Achham District

    1,152 Deadly 'Period Huts' Have Been Destroyed in Nepal's Achham District

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2020

    Community members acted fast after a young woman died in December. Read more

  • Article: Doctors in Kashmir Are Pushing for Better Sanitation and Education to Address Menstrual Health Issues

    Doctors in Kashmir Are Pushing for Better Sanitation and Education to Address Menstrual Health Issues

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2020

    Women who can’t discuss their periods openly are more susceptible to health complications. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Two-Thirds of the World's Human Waste in 15 Major Cities Is Unsafely Managed

    Nearly Two-Thirds of the World's Human Waste in 15 Major Cities Is Unsafely Managed

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 20, 2019

    The majority of improperly managed wasted is found in low to middle-income cities. Read more

  • Article: Billions of People Won't Have Access to Water or a Toilet This Holiday Season

    Billions of People Won't Have Access to Water or a Toilet This Holiday Season

    By Mor­ée Lambeth|Water.org|Dec. 20, 2019

    Water.org is working in more than 13 countries on four continents. Read more

  • Article: 'Little Miss Period' Is Tackling Menstruation Stigma in Japan

    'Little Miss Period' Is Tackling Menstruation Stigma in Japan

    By Brandon Wiggins|Dec. 17, 2019

    A new film based on a comic is getting people to talk about periods. Read more