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WASH club students raising their hands for inclusive water, sanitation and hygiene

From classroom to community: Solomon Islands students drive WASH improvements

Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 01:15 PM

Schools are at the heart of efforts to improve water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in rural Solomon Islands.

In western Guadalcanal province, some 6,000 students are actively...

Women from Dandi Kot village in Buner district, Pakistan, carrying water vessels on their heads

LIFE changing attitudes rural women at the centre of WASH decision making in Pakistan

Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 01:12 PM

Ms. Gulzari, a mother-of-three, would spend up to 10 hours a day fetching water for her family in northern Pakistan.

Like many other residents of Dandi Kot Village in the Buner...

Deepak demonstrating correct handwashing procedure with community members at a handwashing station in Transport Nagar

Joining forces to improve WASH services in Jaipur

Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 01:10 PM

Deepak was one of 95 men from Slum Development Committees and Youth Forums who joined forces with Single Window Forum members to improve WASH services in Jaipur, including...

H.E. Dechen Wangmo sitting behind her desk

Bhutan curbs COVID-19 with compassion and ambition

Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 01:07 PM

"I commit to reach the unreached and serve as a voice for the voiceless," said H.E. Dechen Wangmo. (photo SNV / Tshechu Dorji) 

Bhutan's trailblazing...

Chomsy Ngamvilay standing by the gateway to Atsaphone District Health Office in Savannakhet

Rebalancing gender roles in response to COVID-19 in Lao PDR

Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 01:06 PM

Chomsy Ngamvilay, Deputy Head of the Atsaphone District Health Office in Savannakhet, has made it her life's work to raise ethnic minorities' access to health,...

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