#Water and Sanitation

  • Article: 2.3 Billion People Don't Have Access to Basic Sanitation, Report Finds
    Water & Sanitation

    2.3 Billion People Don't Have Access to Basic Sanitation, Report Finds

    By Madison Feser|July 13, 2017

    “We simply cannot wait to take action”. Read more

  • Article: World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Hits Yemen, UN Says
    Health

    World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Hits Yemen, UN Says

    By Meghan Werft|June 26, 2017

    Over 200,000 cases have been reported in last two months. Read more

  • Article: Working Moms in Ghana Prove Clean Water Has an Empowering Effect
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    Working Moms in Ghana Prove Clean Water Has an Empowering Effect

    By Meghan Werft|June 9, 2017|P&G

    These working mothers are heroes. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Opens Free Laundromat for Rome’s Homeless
    Water & Sanitation

    Pope Francis Opens Free Laundromat for Rome’s Homeless

    By James O'Hare|April 10, 2017

    No word yet if Francis is going to fold the laundry, too. Read more

  • Article: How Access to Clean Water Can Empower Women Around the World
    Water & Sanitation

    How Access to Clean Water Can Empower Women Around the World

    March 22, 2017|Water.org

    "Empowering women is crucial to solving the global water crisis." Read more

  • Article: To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters
    Water & Sanitation

    To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters

    By Zachory Nowosadzki|Feb. 20, 2017

    "Toilet waste is often disposed of by unsafe means, including dumping in fresh water sources." Read more

  • Article: Rape, Boko Haram, and Lack of Toilets Create Life-or-Death Situation for Displaced Women in Nigeria
    Water & Sanitation

    Rape, Boko Haram, and Lack of Toilets Create Life-or-Death Situation for Displaced Women in Nigeria

    Feb. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are ashamed about it, but life here is desperate." Read more

  • Article: United Nations Requests $2.1 Billion to Curb Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    United Nations Requests $2.1 Billion to Curb Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen

    By James O'Hare|Feb. 8, 2017

    Even that amount is less than what is needed. Read more