#Water and sanitation

  • Article: India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water
    Water & Sanitation

    India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water

    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
    Water & Sanitation

    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
    Health

    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
    Citizenship

    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

  • Article: Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence
    Water & Sanitation

    Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    It’s not bullets and bombs that are the biggest threat to children, a new report says. It’s water. Read more

  • Article: Matt Damon Has Helped 16 Million People Get Access to Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Matt Damon Has Helped 16 Million People Get Access to Water

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|Jan. 25, 2019

    “Our model is undeniable now.” Read more

  • Article: This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities
    Water & Sanitation

    This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    “We’re arming girls and young women to make decisions for themselves.” Read more

  • Article: This Clean Water Solution Actually Produces Trillions of Gallons of Toxic Sludge Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    This Clean Water Solution Actually Produces Trillions of Gallons of Toxic Sludge Worldwide

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 15, 2019

    Billions of people lack access to fresh drinking water. Read more