#Water and Sanitation

  • 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: 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: It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says
    Water & Sanitation

    It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says

    July 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Around 850 million people worldwide lack clean water. Read more

  • Article: The Heartbreaking Reason Girls and Women Avoid Drinking Water During India's Heatwaves
    Water & Sanitation

    The Heartbreaking Reason Girls and Women Avoid Drinking Water During India's Heatwaves

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 10, 2018

    They intentionally dehydrate themselves. Read more

  • 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: This Solar-Powered Device Turns Air Into Water
    Water & Sanitation

    This Solar-Powered Device Turns Air Into Water

    By Jasper Lo|May 15, 2018

    The device could offer a safe water solution for people living off the grid. Read more

  • Article: For Nearly 1 Million People in Cape Town, the Water Apocalypse Has Already Arrived
    Water & Sanitation

    For Nearly 1 Million People in Cape Town, the Water Apocalypse Has Already Arrived

    By David Brand|March 1, 2018

    Capetonians living in informal settlements consume just 4% of the city’s water. Read more