#sanitation

  • Article: After a Deadly Mudslide, Sierra Leone Will Vaccinate Over 500K Against Cholera
    Health

    After a Deadly Mudslide, Sierra Leone Will Vaccinate Over 500K Against Cholera

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 7, 2017

    With limited access to clean water and sanitation, cholera could “spread like wildfire.” Read more

  • Article: How The ‘PooGate’ Tinder Date is Unexpectedly Raising Hundreds for Toilets in Developing Countries
    Water & Sanitation

    How The ‘PooGate’ Tinder Date is Unexpectedly Raising Hundreds for Toilets in Developing Countries

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2017

    The worst date in the world actually has a happy ending. Read more

  • Article: 4,000,000 Pounds of Trash Cleared in World’s Largest Beach Cleanup
    Water & Sanitation

    4,000,000 Pounds of Trash Cleared in World’s Largest Beach Cleanup

    By Garima Bakshi|Aug. 23, 2016

    Once known for its fishing culture, Versova beach became infamous as one of the dirtiest beaches. Read more

  • Article: Geeta Biswas leads her village to ODF
    Water & Sanitation

    Geeta Biswas leads her village to end open defecation

    July 1, 2016

    "This is the biggest reward and my greatest achievement so far." Read more

  • Article: Citizens across Africa want their governments to clean up their water systems
    Water & Sanitation

    Citizens across Africa want their governments to clean up their water systems

    By Katherine Curtiss |April 13, 2016

    When more people have access to cell phone service than piped water there is a problem. Read more

  • Article: Impact Report: the power of global citizens' voices on World Water Day
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Impact Report: the power of global citizens' voices on World Water Day

    By Murphy McAnulty|March 31, 2016|Global Poverty Project

    Global Citizens use their voices on World Water Day and the impact was pretty amazing Read more

  • Article: Thirst Project: quenching the world's thirst with the power of youth
    Water & Sanitation

    Thirst Project: quenching the world's thirst with the power of youth

    By Heartie Look|March 17, 2016|Global Poverty Project

    Youth are taking action to bring water to the world, including the entire country of Swaziland! Read more

  • Article: Cooperation: the least sexy news topic out there
    Citizenship

    Cooperation: the least sexy news topic out there

    By Judith Rowland|June 1, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    This is the story that the media doesn't tell you. Read more