#Access to Water

  • Article: This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2020

    Nearly half of the world population can’t wash their hands at home. Read more

  • Article: 2 Billion People Are at Risk of COVID-19 Because They Can't Wash Their Hands

    2 Billion People Are at Risk of COVID-19 Because They Can't Wash Their Hands

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 21, 2020

    A new report reveals 50% of people in sub-Saharan Africa and Oceania lack access to water and soap. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work Promoting Safe Hygiene in Bangladesh’s Slums

    How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work Promoting Safe Hygiene in Bangladesh’s Slums

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 28, 2020

    WaterAid’s Bangladesh country director says ensuring access to soap is as important as food. Read more

  • Article: This Nigerian Man Is Turning Drums Into Handwashing Basins to Fight Coronavirus

    This Nigerian Man Is Turning Drums Into Handwashing Basins to Fight Coronavirus

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 1, 2020

    Billions of people worldwide lack access to handwashing facilities. Read more

  • Article: 16 Million FEMA Water Bottles in Puerto Rico Expired Before Anyone Could Drink Them

    16 Million FEMA Water Bottles in Puerto Rico Expired Before Anyone Could Drink Them

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 5, 2019

    An expert says it doesn’t make sense. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Government Limits Water Access to Once a Week in the Wake of Severe Droughts

    Zimbabwe Government Limits Water Access to Once a Week in the Wake of Severe Droughts

    By Sushmita Roy|July 17, 2019

    Water access in the cities of Harare and Bulawayo, home to 2 million, is now restricted. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Have Discovered Fresh Water Hidden Underneath the North Atlantic Ocean

    Scientists Have Discovered Fresh Water Hidden Underneath the North Atlantic Ocean

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 25, 2019

    The latest discovery could be a potential fresh water source. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Set to Climb Mount Everest to Research Climate Change

    Scientists Set to Climb Mount Everest to Research Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|March 29, 2019

    The researchers will attempt to summit in May. Read more