#Water and sanitation

  • Article: How Refugees in Uganda's Nakivale Settlement Are Fighting COVID-19

    How Refugees in Uganda's Nakivale Settlement Are Fighting COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy|July 22, 2020

    They’re making essential supplies and debunking misinformation. Read more

  • Feature: The Navajo Nation's Lack of Clean Water Has Fueled a COVID-19 Crisis

    The Navajo Nation's Lack of Clean Water Has Fueled a COVID-19 Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|May 22, 2020

    “We need water.” Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Brace for Catastrophic COVID-19 Outbreak

    Rohingya Refugees Brace for Catastrophic COVID-19 Outbreak

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2020

    “This is our last window of opportunity to really prevent human catastrophe.” Read more

  • Article: Why We Need $350 Billion a Year to Achieve the Global Goals

    Why We Need $350 Billion a Year to Achieve the Global Goals

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 26, 2019

    It requires a complete transformation of foreign aid, corporate investment, and philanthropy. Read more

  • Article: Chennai, India’s 6th Biggest City, Faces a Dire Water Shortage

    Chennai, India’s 6th Biggest City, Faces a Dire Water Shortage

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    And the country faces a disastrous heat wave. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Found a 'Radical'  Way to Create More Drinking Water

    Scientists Just Found a 'Radical' Way to Create More Drinking Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 9, 2019

    It’s also cheaper and far more environmentally friendly. Read more

  • Article: How Aid Groups Are Working to Stop a Cholera Outbreak in Mozambique

    How Aid Groups Are Working to Stop a Cholera Outbreak in Mozambique

    By Joe McCarthy|April 3, 2019

    “It doesn’t mean it’s going to become a full-blown disaster.” Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|March 25, 2019

    “The impact of the cyclone was a lot bigger than anyone was anticipating.” Read more