#WASH

  • Article: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    Millions of Workers in Developing Countries Are Risking Their Lives to Provide Safe Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    The WHO released a new report exposing the dangers of the often invisible, life-saving work. Read more

  • Article: How 'Mr. Toilet' Is Using Humor to Talk About Better Sanitation

    How 'Mr. Toilet' Is Using Humor to Talk About Better Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 4, 2019

    Jack Sim, a.k.a. Mr. Toilet, wants people to get comfortable discussing human waste. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million Venezuelans Are Drinking Contaminated Water: Report

    1 Million Venezuelans Are Drinking Contaminated Water: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 22, 2019

    “When I drink the water, I feel repulsion.” Read more

  • Article: Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    Students in Montana Are Rallying for #NationalPeriodDay by Throwing a Musical Festival

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 17, 2019

    “You don't have to have a period to be angry about the current state of period poverty.” Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Read more

  • Article: Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    Experts Question Open Defecation Free Status in India and Nepal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    Residents in both countries claim they are still without toilets after announcements last week. Read more

  • Article: 4 Factors Driving the Water & Sanitation Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa

    4 Factors Driving the Water & Sanitation Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 7, 2019

    From lack of access to emergencies and disasters. Read more