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Water, sanitation and hygiene

Zimbabwe, December 2014: The burden of thirst: Rural water challenges increase inequality among women

Ethiopia, October 2014: Global Handwashing Day (GHD) 2014 celebrated in Oromia

Rwanda, 15 October 2014: Thousands of people receive the message of hand washing with soap during the 7th global Hand Washing Day celebrations

Malawi, 12 November 2014: Traditional Authority Mwase: Malawi's largest Open Defecation Free Area

Malawi, 15 October 2014: UNICEF Regional Director visits first Open Defecation Free area

Angola, 16 October 2014: UNICEF supports sanitation in schools to improve learning quality

Ethiopia, 11 September 2014: New Year, portable water – How we spent our Ethiopian New Year

Ethiopia, 2 September 2014: Making Shebelle river clean and safe a priority

Somalia, 26 August 2014: Women take lead in in water management in Puntland

Ethiopia, 25 August 2014: UNICEF provides much needed clean water to new refugees from South Sudan and the local communities hosting them

Ethiopia, 1 February 2014: UNDSG Jan Eliasson washes hands with ashes in Ethiopia

Ethiopia, 15 March 2014: Safe water and sanitation services for South Sudanese mothers and children

Uganda, May 2014: ECHO saving children from measles, providing clean water

Somalia, March 2014: UNICEF focus on improving access to water to reduce burden on women and children

Zimbabwe, March 2014: Tippy Taps setting a trend in rural schools by promoting innovation through simplicity

Zimbabwe, March 2014: UNICEF moves a step closer in improving access to clean and safe water for women and children in small towns

Somalia, 7 March 2014: Ilmi - A Champion in Puntland for Sanitation

Zimbabwe, February 2014: Communication for Development

Zimbabwe, December 2013: Changing lives through the provision of clean water in rural Zimbabwe

Ethiopia, 1 November 2013: In Ethiopian villages, improving water and nutrition lays groundwork for a better future

Zimbabwe, 22 October 2013: Zimbabwe commemorates Global Handwashing Day and National Sanitation Week

Somalia, 14 October 2013: UNICEF support helps reduce the time Amina spends in search of water

South Africa, 12 October 2013: Young Reporters in South Africa giving a helping hand to spreading a lifesaving message

Mozambique, 3 October 2013: UNICEF launches water programme in Ribaue

Uganda, September 2013: Motorised water brings joy to Moruita sub-county

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Access to clean water remains a challenge for rural women and girls

Ethiopia, 18 July 2013: Street Child Turned Entrepreneur Inspires UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson During Visit to Ethiopia

New York, 15 May 2013: UNICEF launches groundbreaking cholera toolkit

Somalia, 5 March 2013: Solar power brings water to rural communities in Somalia

Madagascar, 8 April 2013: Katy Perry sees strides in children's education, nutrition, sanitation and hygiene in Madagascar

Mozambique, 25 March 2013: It is lunchtime, at Chiaquelane transit centre in Mozambique

Kenya, 24 December 2012: A well offers hope for the future in rural Kenya

Kenya, 4 December 2012: For villages in Turkana, a new initiative that brings clean water to the community is life-changing

Zimbabwe, 30 August 2012: Improved water, sanitation and hygiene for rural households

South Sudan, 25 August 2012: No more open defecation as village embraces Community Led Total Sanitation

South Sudan, 27 April 2012: Sanitation and hygiene education helps fight disease

Somalia, 22 March 2012: Safe water remains scarce, contributing to disease and malnutrition

Kenya, 14 September 2011: With water scarce, Kenya comes up with innovative solutions

Somalia, 25 August 2011: UNICEF mounts urgent response to contain the spread of cholera

Kenya, 22 August 2011: Refugee camps hygiene promotion aims to prevent disease by changing behaviour

Kenya, 22 August 2011: New pipeline brings hope to drought-affected communities

Mozambique, 21 July 2011: Communities lead the way to safe sanitation

Ethiopia, 4 July 2011: UNICEF helps meet water supply challenges in drought-hit Raya Azebo district

Kenya & Ethiopia, 6 June 2011: UNICEF and European Union respond as climate change alters lives in Kenya and Ethiopia

Somalia, 21 April 2011: Field diary: UNICEF helps provide water to drought-hit regions

Ethiopia, 21 April 2011: Student-run WASH club promotes proper sanitation and hygiene practices

Rwanda, 21 March 2011: Eco latrines improve quality of life in earthquake-affected communities

Malawi, 26 October 2010: Changing sanitation habits through a “Walk of Shame”

Angola, 22 October 2010: Safe water saves lives

Eastern and Southern Africa, 12 October 2010: Global Handwashing Day to be celebrated across the region

Ethiopia, 16 September 2010: In the parched regions, a water and sanitation programme reaches out

Kenya, 21 September 2010: Women take the lead in water provision and management

Somalia, 13 May 2010: Visiting Somalia, UNICEF Regional Director notes progress made on safe water

Somalia, 29 July 2010: A Public-Private Partnership provides safe water to thousands

 

 
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