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USAID WASH in the News

USAID WASH in the News

We scour global news sources to find the latest stories featuring USAID’s work in the water sector (so you don’t have to). Check in for weekly updates to this page or let us know if you have an item to sharenews

Recent news items include:

  • Small Water Enterprises: Providing Safe Drinking Water for Resilient Cities at Stockholm World Water Week
  • Peru’s New Generation Of Water Leaders Reach Across Traditional Government Divides For Natural Infrastructure
  • Keeping the Water Flowing: One Village in Nepal Is Working to Implement a Shared Vision of the Future
  • USAID Cosecha Water Harvesting Program in Honduras

Sanitation in the news – July 25, 2018 update

Poor Sanitation In Ghana: Attitudinal Change Vs Political Talk
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)Jul 19, 2018 – Sanitation is one of the biggest problems facing most both developed and developing countries of which Ghana is not exceptional. In Ghana, past and present … news

Menstrual health, while excluded from SDGs, gains spotlight at UN …
Jul 23, 2018 – Many women and girls in developing countries still go without adequate products, … And while it is often discussed under the context of water, sanitation, and …

Water Partnerships Announce Anniversaries, Future Plans for SDG 6
IISD Reporting Services,Jul 17, 2018, 16 July 2018: This month, the UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) celebrated its 10th anniversary, while the …

Parasitic flatworms affect millions in developing countries, but new …
The Conversation UK, Jun 28, 2018 – A lack of resources to support appropriate water and sewage sanitationinfrastructures contributes to the transmission of schistosomiasis in endemic areas.