Water & Sanitation

Clean water, a place to “poo” and waste systems are not too much to ask. Over a billion people suffer the indignity of open defecation with almost as many lacking clean water. Together, the world can end these risks and save millions of lives a year.

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  1. Article: Kentucky's Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US
    Water & Sanitation

    Kentucky’s Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US

    By Lindsay Powers|April 18, 2019

    What's happening in Kentucky could soon spread in the US without $1 trillion in fixes. Read more

  2. Article: Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find
    Water & Sanitation

    Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    By Lindsay Powers|April 17, 2019

    Clearcutting has devastating implications for water access. Read more

  3. Article: Schoolgirls in Wales Are Going to Get Free Period Products
    Water & Sanitation

    Schoolgirls in Wales Are Going to Get Free Period Products

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 15, 2019

    As many as 141,000 girls and young women will be impacted. Read more

  4. Article: Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People
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    Georgia Will Give Free Pads and Tampons to Low-Income People

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 10, 2019

    Lawmakers will spend $1.5 million on period products as part of the 2020 budget. Read more

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