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: To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters
    Water & Sanitation

    To Achieve Promise of 'My Clean India' Managing Poop Matters

    Feb. 20, 2017

    "Toilet waste is often disposed of by unsafe means, including dumping in fresh water sources." Read more

  2. Article: Rape, Boko Haram, and Lack of Toilets Create Life-or-Death Situation for Displaced Women in Nigeria
    Water & Sanitation

    Rape, Boko Haram, and Lack of Toilets Create Life-or-Death Situation for Displaced Women in Nigeria

    Feb. 14, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are ashamed about it, but life here is desperate." Read more

  3. Article: People Get Paid to Use Toilets in India, and It’s Working
    Water & Sanitation

    People Get Paid to Use Toilets in India, and It’s Working

    By Meghan Werft| Feb. 1, 2017

    Clean India Mission has a new idea. Read more

  4. Article: Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all
    Water & Sanitation

    Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all

    By Katie Dallas| Jan. 27, 2017

    How a $6 billion disbursement, secured by 55, 000 Global Citizens is reaching 100 million people Read more

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