#Water and Sanitation

  • Article: How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 21, 2018|Coca-Cola Africa

    Coca-Cola Africa turned the drought in Cape Town into a tool for gender empowerment Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Just Unveiled the Toilet of the Future — And It's a Game-Changer
    Water & Sanitation

    Bill Gates Just Unveiled the Toilet of the Future — And It's a Game-Changer

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 6, 2018

    This toilet works just about anywhere. 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: Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak
    Health

    Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak

    Sept. 14, 2018|Voice of America

    More than 2,000 cases of cholera and other waterborne diseases have been reported. Read more

  • Article: Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets
    Water & Sanitation

    Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets

    Aug. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sub-Saharan Africa and both East and Southeast Asia had some of the worst facilities. Read more

  • Article: It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says
    Water & Sanitation

    It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says

    July 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Around 850 million people worldwide lack clean water. Read more

  • Article: The Heartbreaking Reason Girls and Women Avoid Drinking Water During India's Heatwaves
    Water & Sanitation

    The Heartbreaking Reason Girls and Women Avoid Drinking Water During India's Heatwaves

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 10, 2018

    They intentionally dehydrate themselves. Read more

  • Article: 'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    By Maya Zaynetdinova|June 19, 2018

    It kills more children than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Read more