#water and sanitation

  • Article: These Design Ideas Could Lead to a Better Toilet for Sub-Saharan Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    These Design Ideas Could Lead to a Better Toilet for Sub-Saharan Africa

    Nov. 19, 2018

    Every flush sends about 6 to 16 liters of fresh water to wastewater treatment center. Read more

  • Article: These Tweens Used Origami to Raise Millions for Global Water Access
    Water & Sanitation

    These Tweens Used Origami to Raise Millions for Global Water Access

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 16, 2018

    The Adams sisters’ origami ornaments raised $1.5 million. Read more

  • Article: Lack of School Toilets Puts 620 Million Children in Danger Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    Lack of School Toilets Puts 620 Million Children in Danger Worldwide

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children at one in three schools lack access to proper toilets Read more

  • Article: Women in India Face Health Problems and Other Risks as the Rivers Grow Saltier
    Girls & Women

    Women in India Face Health Problems and Other Risks as the Rivers Grow Saltier

    Oct. 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women are drinking, bathing, and working in saltier water as a result of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Experts Warn That Universal Access to Water Is Off Track
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Experts Warn That Universal Access to Water Is Off Track

    By Sydni Brecher|June 26, 2018

    Turning toilet talk into action. Read more

  • Article: Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Why Clean Water Is So Critical for Women and Girls Everywhere

    By David Brand|April 12, 2018

    It's a basic human rights issues that impacts women and girls the most. Read more

  • Video: This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems
    Water & Sanitation

    This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    Sanergy gives cities the vocabulary and the tools to tackle poop. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways You’re Wasting Water Without Even Knowing It
    Water & Sanitation

    5 Ways You’re Wasting Water Without Even Knowing It

    By David Brand  and  Erica Sanchez|April 4, 2018

    These are really common activities. Read more