#WASH

  • 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: 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: These Canadian Women Sew Menstrual Pads for Girls in Developing Countries
    Water & Sanitation

    These Canadian Women Sew Menstrual Pads for Girls in Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2018

    Without access to items like sanitary pads, girls are often forced to miss school. Read more

  • 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