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: Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School

    June 20, 2018|Voice of America

    The Kenyan government bought $4.6 million of sanitary towels. Read more

  2. Article: 'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    By Maya Zaynetdinova|June 19, 2018

    It kills more children than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Read more

  3. Article: This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions
    Water & Sanitation

    This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions

    June 18, 2018

    Scientists say an Indian plant can help purify water at low cost. Read more

  4. Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

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