#Open Defecation

  • Article: Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 9, 2019|RB

    Nigerian politician Babajide Sanwo-Olu said sanitation is a “defining issue” for him. Read more

  • Article: How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 7, 2019

    “It's amazing to hear people repeat the benefits of having improved sanitation and hygiene.” Read more

  • Article: On World Toilet Day, South African Celebrities Call on Government to End Pit Toilets

    On World Toilet Day, South African Celebrities Call on Government to End Pit Toilets

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    “No more pit toilet deaths at schools.” Read more

  • Article: How to Observe World Toilet Day — A Crash Course on Sanitation

    How to Observe World Toilet Day — A Crash Course on Sanitation

    By David Brand|Nov. 17, 2017

    4.5 billion people still don’t have a home toilet and 2.3 billion don’t have access to one at all. Read more

  • Article: Officials in India Believe Public Shaming Is The Best Way to Improve Public Health

    Officials in India Believe Public Shaming Is The Best Way to Improve Public Health

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 6, 2017

    Some people call it cruel, but could it save lives? Read more

  • Article: How One Organization is Bringing Better Sanitation to Homes in India

    How One Organization is Bringing Better Sanitation to Homes in India

    Oct. 6, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Even toilets can be crowdfunded. Read more

  • Article: A village in Malawi takes action to end open defecation

    A village in Malawi takes action to end open defecation

    April 16, 2017|WSSCC

    Singo is working with communities to get everyone to commit to ending open defecation. Read more

  • Article: We Just Got $5.93B Committed to Affect 503M Lives with Global Citizen Festival India

    We Just Got $5.93B Committed to Affect 503M Lives with Global Citizen Festival India

    By Simon Moss|Nov. 19, 2016

    25 announcements and commitments from Global Citizen Festival India Read more