#water

  • Article: 'We Want Water': Côte d'Ivoire's Largest City Plagued by Shortages

    'We Want Water': Côte d'Ivoire's Largest City Plagued by Shortages

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 10, 2019

    Urbanization and climate change have contributed to the city's water shortage. Read more

  • Article: Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    By Jerica Deck  and  Sushmita Roy|March 22, 2019

    More than 2.1 billion people around the world lack access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Displaced South Sudanese Are 'Suffering' Without Food or Water

    Thousands of Displaced South Sudanese Are 'Suffering' Without Food or Water

    From Voice of America|Feb. 15, 2019

    About 6,000 internally displaced people are living under trees on the outskirts of Yei town. Read more

  • Article: Green Technology Provides Safe Drinking Water for Thousands of Rohingya Refugees

    Green Technology Provides Safe Drinking Water for Thousands of Rohingya Refugees

    From Voice of America|Jan. 10, 2019

    The UNHCR aims to provide 20 liters of safe water to every refugee on a daily basis. Read more

  • Article: Solar Power Brings Water to South Sudan Neighborhood

    Solar Power Brings Water to South Sudan Neighborhood

    From Voice of America|Dec. 20, 2018

    The $70,000 project will also lessen sexual attacks on women who often walk for hours to find water. Read more

  • Article: Women in India Face Health Problems and Other Risks as the Rivers Grow Saltier

    Women in India Face Health Problems and Other Risks as the Rivers Grow Saltier

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 31, 2018

    Women are drinking, bathing, and working in saltier water as a result of climate change. Read more

  • Article: These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air

    These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 23, 2018

    The amazing machine runs on clean energy and is designed to help solve the water crisis. Read more