#Water and Sanitation

  • Article: This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2020

    Nearly half of the world population can’t wash their hands at home. Read more

  • Feature: How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet
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    How Global Citizen Helped Secure the World Bank’s Biggest Water & Sanitation Commitment Yet

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 18, 2020

    The bank committed $15 billion over five years to reach 150 million people living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: DIY Handwashing Stations Across the US Help Homeless Communities Fight COVID-19

    DIY Handwashing Stations Across the US Help Homeless Communities Fight COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 21, 2020

    Love Beyond Walls and LavaMaeX have installed 233 sinks across the country. 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: US Government Acknowledges Period Products Are Necessities in COVID-19 Stimulus Bill

    US Government Acknowledges Period Products Are Necessities in COVID-19 Stimulus Bill

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 10, 2020

    Tampons and pads are now classified as medical expenses eligible for FSA and HSA reimbursement. 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