Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
Ethiopia – Improving water and nutrition lays groundwork for a better future
Sri Lanka – Partnership restores public services
Angola – Piped water offers health, opportunities
Kenya and Ethiopia – UNICEF and EU on climate change
Nigeria – “The sky is my limit”
Kenya – Women take the lead in water management
Cote d’Ivoire – Clean technology
Burkina Faso – Women’s work
Ethiopia – When the rain doesn't fall
Women and water: sources of life!
Icla, Bolivia, March 2014 – Throughout out the world, in almost every culture, women and water are considered symbols of life and abundance, precisely because the ability to give life is in their nature. Read more »
Raising clean hands in Afghanistan's 'WASH' friendly schools.
KABUL, Afghanistan, 16 September 2010 – Designed to increase investment in water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) for Afghan schools, a new Call to Action has been jointly issued by the government’s Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), the Ministry of Education (MoE), the Ministry of Public Health, the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF. Its intent is to engage policy makers at all levels, involve multiple stakeholders and monitor WASH in schools.
Visiting Somalia, UNICEF Regional Director notes progress made on safe water.
BOSSASO, Somalia, 13 May 2010 – Bossaso, a busy port town on the northern coast of Somalia, is an economic hub in the semi-autonomous Puntland region. Tens of thousands of Somalia’s estimated 1.5 million internally displaced people live here, shielded from the intense heat only by cardboard and bits of rags.Read more »