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: World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 20, 2018

    The world is already facing a severe water crisis. Read more

  2. Article: These Design Ideas Could Lead to a Better Toilet for Sub-Saharan Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    These Design Ideas Could Lead to a Better Toilet for Sub-Saharan Africa

    Nov. 19, 2018

    Every flush sends about 6 to 16 liters of fresh water to wastewater treatment center. Read more

  3. Article: On World Toilet Day, South African Celebrities Call on Government to End Pit Toilets
    Water & Sanitation

    On World Toilet Day, South African Celebrities Call on Government to End Pit Toilets

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    “No more pit toilet deaths at schools.” Read more

  4. Article: The CEO of WaterAid Australia Wants to End the Sh*tstorm That Is Open Defection
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    The CEO of WaterAid Australia Wants to End the Sh*tstorm That Is Open Defection

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 19, 2018

    Currently, 620 million of the world’s school children do not have decent school toilets. Read more

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