#WASH

  • Article: Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak
    Health

    Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak

    Sept. 14, 2018|Voice of America

    More than 2,000 cases of cholera and other waterborne diseases have been reported. Read more

  • Article: More Than 1,100 NYC School Faucets Are Still Tainted With Lead
    Education

    More Than 1,100 NYC School Faucets Are Still Tainted With Lead

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 12, 2018

    The news was revealed in a new report from the education department. Read more

  • Article: Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products
    Water & Sanitation

    Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 30, 2018

    Menstrual products were previously taxed 6%. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Is the First Country to Offer Free Sanitary Products to All Students
    Water & Sanitation

    Scotland Is the First Country to Offer Free Sanitary Products to All Students

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 27, 2018

    Tampons and pads are basic necessities, and should be provided to all. Read more

  • Article: Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets
    Water & Sanitation

    Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets

    Aug. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sub-Saharan Africa and both East and Southeast Asia had some of the worst facilities. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey High School Installs Free Laundromat for Students in Need
    Education

    New Jersey High School Installs Free Laundromat for Students in Need

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 21, 2018

    After being bullied at school for dirty clothing, students can now reclaim their dignity. Read more

  • Article: Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa
    ImpactCitizenship

    Meet Some of the Local Experts Global Citizen Is Working With to Drive Impact in South Africa

    Aug. 21, 2018

    And why their knowledge will ensure your actions lift people out of poverty. Read more

  • Article: Rescuers in Kerala, India, Rush to Save Flood Victims Trapped by Filthy Waters
    Water & Sanitation

    Rescuers in Kerala, India, Rush to Save Flood Victims Trapped by Filthy Waters

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 20, 2018

    Rescue teams are wading through sewage in order to reach residents. Read more