#Water and Sanitation

  • Article: James Van Der Beek Is Working to End Period Poverty for Teenage Girls

    James Van Der Beek Is Working to End Period Poverty for Teenage Girls

    By Catherine Caruso|P&G|Jan. 21, 2020

    The “Dawson’s Creek” star has teamed up with Always to donate 1.5 million pads to those in need. Read more

  • Article: 'Little Miss Period' Is Tackling Menstruation Stigma in Japan

    'Little Miss Period' Is Tackling Menstruation Stigma in Japan

    By Brandon Wiggins|Dec. 17, 2019

    A new film based on a comic is getting people to talk about periods. Read more

  • Feature: Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 11, 2019

    Menstrual health activist Appiah Boakye is the West Africa director of Days for Girls International. Read more

  • Article: Meet the South Africans With a Sustainable Answer to Our Sanitation Crisis

    Meet the South Africans With a Sustainable Answer to Our Sanitation Crisis

    From Beautiful News|Nov. 19, 2019

    The lack of access to sanitation is a global emergency. 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: 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: Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|RB|Oct. 9, 2019

    Nigerian politician Babajide Sanwo-Olu said sanitation is a “defining issue” for him. 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