#WASH

  • Article: These 2 NYC Students Fought to Make Period Products Available During the COVID-19 Crisis

    These 2 NYC Students Fought to Make Period Products Available During the COVID-19 Crisis

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 15, 2020

    The city agreed to distribute pads and tampons at 211 meal hubs. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Using ATM Stations to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Vulnerable Communities in India

    This Woman Is Using ATM Stations to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Vulnerable Communities in India

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 12, 2020

    GeWinn Wachstum has installed 900 ATM water stations across Karnataka state. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work Promoting Safe Hygiene in Bangladesh’s Slums

    How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work Promoting Safe Hygiene in Bangladesh’s Slums

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 28, 2020

    WaterAid’s Bangladesh country director says ensuring access to soap is as important as food. Read more

  • Article: Watch Beyoncé’s Daughter Blue Ivy Show How Handwashing Stops COVID-19

    Watch Beyoncé’s Daughter Blue Ivy Show How Handwashing Stops COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 20, 2020

    She conducted an easy science experiment you can try at home. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Founder of the First Ethiopian Menstrual Cup Brand

    Meet the Founder of the First Ethiopian Menstrual Cup Brand

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 1, 2020

    Sara Eklund wants to normalize periods in Ethiopia. Read more

  • Article: In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    In My Own Words: Why I Work to Ensure Sex Workers Have Access to Clean Water and Safe Hygiene, Too

    By Shomy Hasan Chowdhury|March 31, 2020

    Shomy Hasan Chowdhury is working to ensure access to water and sanitation in Bangladesh’s brothels. Read more

  • Article: Oxfam Warns That Millions Could Die From Pandemic in Developing Countries

    Oxfam Warns That Millions Could Die From Pandemic in Developing Countries

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 31, 2020

    The international organization has called for an emergency response package of nearly $160 billion. Read more

  • Article: Coronavirus Crisis Reemphasizes Need For Clean Water In Africa

    Coronavirus Crisis Reemphasizes Need For Clean Water In Africa

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 23, 2020

    Experts are urging states to use the pandemic as a reason to push for improved water supplies. Read more