#WASH

  • Feature: These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere
    FeatureWater & Sanitation

    These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 26, 2018

    Cape Town nearly became the first major city to run out of water. Read more

  • Article: World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 20, 2018

    The world is already facing a severe water crisis. Read more

  • Article: This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms
    Water & Sanitation

    This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2018

    “I thought it was time to deconstruct the narrative and end the stigma.” Read more

  • Article: Researchers Just Found a Way to Turn Poop Into Clean Water in Seconds
    Water & Sanitation

    Researchers Just Found a Way to Turn Poop Into Clean Water in Seconds

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 13, 2018

    Poop is the new gold, according to researchers. Read more

  • Article: Tampons Were 'Banned' During These Medical License Exams in Canada
    Water & Sanitation

    Tampons Were 'Banned' During These Medical License Exams in Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 31, 2018

    Medical students were forced to declare their menstrual products at their exams. Read more

  • Article: Here's What's Next After South Africa Abolishes the Tampon Tax
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Here's What's Next After South Africa Abolishes the Tampon Tax

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 25, 2018

    More needs to be done to ensure access to menstrual hygiene products and safe toilets Read more

  • Article: This App Tells You the Closest Place to Find Free Water Around the World
    Water & Sanitation

    This App Tells You the Closest Place to Find Free Water Around the World

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 24, 2018

    The Tap platform will help ensure you’re always hydrated. Read more

  • Article: Why Nedbank Has Invested More Than R264 Million in Conservation Projects
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    Why Nedbank Has Invested More Than R264 Million in Conservation Projects

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Oct. 23, 2018|Nedbank

    Despite fewer media reports around water challenges, water remains front-page news at Nedbank. Read more