#wash

  • Article: Malala Really Wants You to See This Inspiring Film About Periods
    Water & Sanitation

    Malala Really Wants You to See This Inspiring Film About Periods

    By David Brand|Jan. 19, 2018

    She joined “Padman’s” producer to promote the period piece. Read more

  • Article: Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    His organization has partnered with a major beer company to fund clean water projects. Read more

  • Article: Cape Town Is About to Run Out of Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Cape Town Is About to Run Out of Water

    By David Brand|Jan. 12, 2018

    They may have only three months left. Read more

  • Article: 42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity
    Water & Sanitation

    42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity

    By David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    A survey conducted by Thinx revealed just how pervasive period shame is in the US. Read more

  • Article: It's 2018 and People in the US Are Actually Drinking 'Raw Water' by Choice
    Water & Sanitation

    It's 2018 and People in the US Are Actually Drinking 'Raw Water' by Choice

    By David Brand|Jan. 4, 2018

    "Raw water" fans want unfiltered water, while millions are at risk of dying from unclean sources. Read more

  • Article: These Libraries in Nigeria Are Helping Girls Learn by Giving Them Books — and Sanitary Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    These Libraries in Nigeria Are Helping Girls Learn by Giving Them Books — and Sanitary Pads

    By David Brand|Dec. 15, 2017

    A Global Citizen's 'WASH libraries' teach kids to read, wash their hands, and manage their periods. Read more

  • Article: Disgusting Wads of Wet Wipes Are Clogging Sewers Across the UK
    Water & Sanitation

    Disgusting Wads of Wet Wipes Are Clogging Sewers Across the UK

    By David Brand|Dec. 13, 2017

    UK sanitation experts say wet wipes make up 93% of the gunk clogging up sewers. Read more

  • Article: This New Vaccine Could Prevent Infants from Contracting Typhoid
    Water & Sanitation

    This New Vaccine Could Prevent Infants from Contracting Typhoid

    By David Brand|Oct. 25, 2017

    It’s a big public health win, especially for communities that lack clean water and safe sanitation. Read more