Most Recent Content from: Water & Sanitation

  • Article: Kentucky's Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US
    Water & Sanitation

    Kentucky’s Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US

    By Lindsay Powers|April 18, 2019

    What's happening in Kentucky could soon spread in the US without $1 trillion in fixes. Read more

  • Article: Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find
    Water & Sanitation

    Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    By Lindsay Powers|April 17, 2019

    Clearcutting has devastating implications for water access. Read more

  • Article: Schoolgirls in Wales Are Going to Get Free Period Products
    Water & Sanitation

    Schoolgirls in Wales Are Going to Get Free Period Products

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 15, 2019

    As many as 141,000 girls and young women will be impacted. Read more

  • Article: Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People
    Water & Sanitation

    Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 10, 2019

    Lawmakers will spend $1.5 million on period products as part of the 2020 budget. Read more

  • Article: A Canadian Province Just Made It Mandatory for Public Schools to Provide Free Menstrual Products
    Water & Sanitation

    A Canadian Province Just Made It Mandatory for Public Schools to Provide Free Menstrual Products

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 9, 2019

    Schools must adhere to the new requirements by the end of the year. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Is Facing Floods and Drought at the Same Time
    Water & Sanitation

    Zimbabwe Is Facing Floods and Drought at the Same Time

    April 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Zimbabwe has suffered from two opposite crises at once. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Governors Commit to Ending Open Defecation at World Water Day Event
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors Commit to Ending Open Defecation at World Water Day Event

    By Neha Shah|April 5, 2019

    Which state will end open defecation first? Read more

  • Article: These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun
    Water & Sanitation

    These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 3, 2019

    Hey Girls launched the My Period card game to bust harmful myths about the process. Read more