#Water and Sanitation

  • 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

  • Article: Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all

    By Katie Dallas| Jan. 27, 2017

    How a $6 billion disbursement, secured by 55, 000 Global Citizens is reaching 100 million people Read more

  • Article: 9 Ways Global Citizen Is Taking Action in 2017
    Citizenship

    9 Ways Global Citizen Is Taking Action in 2017

    By Simon Moss| Jan. 13, 2017

    We’re proud of all we achieved together in 2016, but there's more to do. Read more

  • Article: Be Inspired By These 3 People With Disabilities Who Live Barrier-Free Realities
    Health

    Be Inspired By These 3 People With Disabilities Who Live Barrier-Free Realities

    By Marnie Cunningham| Dec. 1, 2016

    Today we recognise International Day of People with Disability. Read more