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: Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity
    Water & Sanitation

    Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 17, 2018

    High unemployment rates, drought, and electricity shortages have pushed Iraqis to protest. Read more

  2. Article: It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says
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    It Could Take Centuries Until Everyone Has Access to Clean Water, Aid Group Says

    July 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Around 850 million people worldwide lack clean water. Read more

  3. Article: Elon Musk ​Vows to Install Water Filters Throughout Flint, Michigan
    Water & Sanitation

    Elon Musk ​Vows to Install Water Filters Throughout Flint, Michigan

    By Joanna Prisco|July 12, 2018

    The Tesla founder announced the news on Twitter this week. Read more

  4. Article: Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece
    Water & Sanitation

    Women-Only Washrooms Restore Dignity to Refugees in Greece

    By Joanna Prisco|July 11, 2018

    A new initiative called Showers for Sisters is providing a respite for the women of Moria. Read more

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