Water & Sanitation

Nearly 900 million people lack basic water services at their health care facility

A new report, published 3rd April, found that one in four health facilities lack basic...

Over one thousand cholera cases reported following Cyclone Idai

The number of cholera cases continues to rise in Mozambique, following Cyclone Idai....

WORLD WATER DAY | Dirty water 3 times more deadly to a child than a bullet

To mark World Water Day, UNICEF released a report that reveals children under 15 are...

Cyclone Idai leaves over 1.5 million people in urgent need of humanitarian relief

Over the weekend, Cyclone Idai tore a path of destruction through Mozambique and Zimbabwe,...

One in three schools worldwide lack a decent toilet, reports WaterAid

A recent report by WaterAid has revealed that 620 million children around the world...

UNICEF provides safe drinking water to rural villages in Syria

In collaboration with the United Kingdom, UNICEF has delivered safe drinking water...

Chennai’s water crisis worsens as water delivery providers strike

Last month, Chennai’s water delivery system went on strike to protest their...

Microplastics can spread through flying insects, research shows

A new study, published in the Journal Biology Letters, shows that plastic now contaminates...

Blackouts threaten Africa as temperatures rise and hydropower dams dry out, scientists warn

In recent weeks, outbreaks of communicable diseases such as cholera and Ebola have...

30% of schools do not have access to safe drinking water, report finds

A new report from the UN Children’s fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organisation...

How close are we to achieving SDG6?

WaterAid has warned that the 2030 Sustainable Development Goal of universal and...

1 in 3 people still do not have adequate sanitation

The UN high-level political forum (HLPF) is held annually to focus on different and...

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