#Sanitation

  • Feature: How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet
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    How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 18, 2020

    The bank committed $15 billion over five years to reach 150 million people living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: Kenya's Push to Harvest Rainwater Has a New Payoff: Battling Coronavirus

    Kenya's Push to Harvest Rainwater Has a New Payoff: Battling Coronavirus

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 2, 2020

    Improved water storage to cope with climate change and drought is helping Kenyans wash their hands. Read more

  • Article: Innovative Toilet Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush

    Innovative Toilet Uses Just Half-a-Litre of Water to Flush

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 19, 2019

    Inventor Monni Mokwena,“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

    From Voice of America|March 26, 2019

    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