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  • Article: Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School

    June 20, 2018|Voice of America

    The Kenyan government bought $4.6 million of sanitary towels. Read more

  • Article: 'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    By Maya Zaynetdinova|June 19, 2018

    It kills more children than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Read more

  • Article: This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions
    Water & Sanitation

    This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions

    June 18, 2018

    Scientists say an Indian plant can help purify water at low cost. Read more

  • Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

  • Article: These Students Are Rejecting Period Stigma in Rural West Africa
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    These Students Are Rejecting Period Stigma in Rural West Africa

    By Natalie Petrulla|June 12, 2018

    Girls are often denied basic human rights when they get their periods. Read more

  • Article: These Engineers Are Turning Poop Into Drinkable Water
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    These Engineers Are Turning Poop Into Drinkable Water

    By Sydni Brecher|June 5, 2018

    Watch Bill Gates and Jimmy Fallon drink waste water with a purpose. Read more

  • Article: This 10-Year-Old Just Delivered 135,000 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents
    Water & Sanitation

    This 10-Year-Old Just Delivered 135,000 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents

    By Joe McCarthy|June 5, 2018

    "Yesterday we passed out 135,000 bottles of water to Flint residents in 93 degree heat." Read more

  • Article: Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women
    Water & Sanitation

    Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 31, 2018

    A trial launched in Aberdeen last year has now been expanded to the whole country. Read more