#WASH

  • Article: One-Third of Girls in South Asia Miss School During Their Periods, Study Says
    Water & Sanitation

    One-Third of Girls in South Asia Miss School During Their Periods, Study Says

    May 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In one district in Nepal there is just one toilet for every 170 girls. Read more

  • Article: Scientist in India Develops One-Step Water Contamination Test
    Water & Sanitation

    Scientist in India Develops One-Step Water Contamination Test

    By Jasper Lo|May 10, 2018

    The foolproof device could save millions of lives. Read more

  • Article: 163,000,000 People In India Don't Have Clean Water. This Is Why.
    Water & Sanitation

    163,000,000 People In India Don't Have Clean Water. This Is Why.

    April 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Climate change, poverty both play a role. Read more

  • Article: 4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads

    By Chris Gelardi|April 24, 2018

    Officials added a plea to end FGM after announcing an effort to give out 140 million free pads. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens in the Netherlands Made Waves on World Water Day
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Global Citizens in the Netherlands Made Waves on World Water Day

    By Sneha Tatapudy|April 11, 2018

    And they did it all from their university campus Read more

  • Article: This Flint, Michigan, Native’s Tweetstorm Perfectly Embodies His City’s Frustrations
    Environment

    This Flint, Michigan, Native’s Tweetstorm Perfectly Embodies His City’s Frustrations

    By Chris Gelardi|April 10, 2018

    “We suffer from a systemic disregard for working class people in this country.” Read more

  • Article: Michigan Will Stop Providing Free Bottled Water to Flint Residents
    Water & Sanitation

    Michigan Will Stop Providing Free Bottled Water to Flint Residents

    By Chris Gelardi|April 9, 2018

    But not everyone is certain the city’s water is 100% reliable yet. Read more

  • Article: Tampons and Pads Will Soon Be Free for All New York School Girls
    Water & Sanitation

    Tampons and Pads Will Soon Be Free for All New York School Girls

    By David Brand|April 6, 2018

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo also announced that all public bathrooms must include diaper-changing stations. Read more