#Sanitation

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

    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

  • Article: 9 of Our Absolute Favourite Trevor Noah Quotes From Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
    Citizenship

    9 of Our Absolute Favourite Trevor Noah Quotes From Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Dec. 2, 2018

    The South African comedian is back in Johannesburg! Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Says Selling Water Is 'Incompatible' With Human Rights
    Water & Sanitation

    Pope Francis Says Selling Water Is 'Incompatible' With Human Rights

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 9, 2018

    His latest words fit into a broader framework of critiquing inequality. Read more

  • Article: Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products
    Water & Sanitation

    Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 30, 2018

    Menstrual products were previously taxed 6%. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Vows to Shut Down Open Pit Toilets in Schools After Tragic Drownings
    Water & Sanitation

    South Africa Vows to Shut Down Open Pit Toilets in Schools After Tragic Drownings

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2018

    "This will save lives and restore the dignity of tens of thousands of our nation's children." Read more

  • Article: Why We’re Holding Leaders to Account for an Open Defecation Free World
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Why We’re Holding Leaders to Account for an Open Defecation Free World

    By Abi Hiscock|July 27, 2018

    Global Citizen has been an active driver for change to see a certified Open Defecation Free world. Read more

  • Article: Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece
    Water & Sanitation

    Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece

    By Joanna Prisco|July 11, 2018

    A new initiative called Showers for Sisters is providing a respite for the women of Moria. Read more

  • Article: 3-Year-Old Rohingya Boy Among First Killed by Landslides in Bangladesh's Refugee Camps
    Health

    3-Year-Old Rohingya Boy Among First Killed by Landslides in Bangladesh's Refugee Camps

    By Daniele Selby|June 11, 2018

    The refugees are "practically living on sandcastles" — and more devastation is expected. Read more