#Sanitation

  • Article: This South African Woman Invented a Toilet That Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush

    This South African Woman Invented a Toilet That Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 19, 2019

    “Our toilet uses so little water that even rural communities could use it.” Read more

  • Article: 6 Ways the UK Is Supporting Cyclone Survivors in Southern Africa Right Now
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    6 Ways the UK Is Supporting Cyclone Survivors in Southern Africa Right Now

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 27, 2019

    The devastating Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi on March 14. Read more

  • Article: UN Launches $282 Million Appeal for Mozambique Cyclone Relief

    UN Launches $282 Million Appeal for Mozambique Cyclone Relief

    March 26, 2019|Voice of America

    Funds will be used for health, water, sanitation, hygiene and food security. Read more

  • Article: Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    It’s not bullets and bombs that are the biggest threat to children, a new report says. It’s water. Read more

  • Article: The Crucial Reason WaterAid Stopped Building Toilets in Nigeria

    The Crucial Reason WaterAid Stopped Building Toilets in Nigeria

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    “WASH is a basic necessity.” Read more

  • Article: Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill

    Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill

    Jan. 31, 2019

    Hundreds of thousands of dead fish were discovered floating in Australia this week. Read more

  • Article: The Toilets of the Future Are Filled With Worms

    The Toilets of the Future Are Filled With Worms

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 14, 2019

    Tiger worms are a major sanitation breakthrough. Read more

  • Article: Indian Girl Asks the Police to Arrest Her Father for Not Building a Toilet and Sparks a Movement

    Indian Girl Asks the Police to Arrest Her Father for Not Building a Toilet and Sparks a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 12, 2018

    "I was ashamed to go outside and I felt bad when people looked at me.” Read more