#water

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

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

    June 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

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

    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
    Food & Hunger

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

    Feb. 15, 2019|Voice of America

    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
    Water & Sanitation

    Green Technology Provides Safe Drinking Water for Thousands of Rohingya Refugees

    Jan. 10, 2019|Voice of America

    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
    Water & Sanitation

    Solar Power Brings Water to South Sudan Neighborhood

    Dec. 20, 2018|Voice of America

    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
    Girls & Women

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

    Oct. 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    Water & Sanitation

    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