#WASH

  • Article: The Important Reason Meghan Markle Talks About Toilets in This Newly Released Video
    Girls & Women

    The Important Reason Meghan Markle Talks About Toilets in This Newly Released Video

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2019

    A video of Meghan Markle on a visit to India was recently shared by nonprofit World Vision. Read more

  • Article: Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find
    Water & Sanitation

    Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    By Lindsay Powers|April 17, 2019

    Clearcutting has devastating implications for water access. Read more

  • Article: Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People
    Water & Sanitation

    Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 10, 2019

    Lawmakers will spend $1.5 million on period products as part of the 2020 budget. Read more

  • Article: How Aid Groups Are Working to Stop a Cholera Outbreak in Mozambique
    Health

    How Aid Groups Are Working to Stop a Cholera Outbreak in Mozambique

    By Joe McCarthy|April 3, 2019

    “It doesn’t mean it’s going to become a full-blown disaster.” Read more

  • Article: These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun
    Water & Sanitation

    These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 3, 2019

    Hey Girls launched the My Period card game to bust harmful myths about the process. Read more

  • Article: 2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN
    Water & Sanitation

    2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    April 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1 million deaths every year are associated with "unclean birth" conditions. Read more

  • Article: Rupi Kaur and Madame Gandhi Revisit the Period-Positive Song They Wrote Together
    Water & Sanitation

    Rupi Kaur and Madame Gandhi Revisit the Period-Positive Song They Wrote Together

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 28, 2019

    The menstrual health activists say a lot has changed since they recorded “Sun Spills” in 2016. Read more

  • Article: These Kits Provide Menstrual Health Education and Jobs for Incarcerated People
    Water & Sanitation

    These Kits Provide Menstrual Health Education and Jobs for Incarcerated People

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 27, 2019

    “It’s a basic human need that we’re meeting.” Read more