Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues…

Water and Sanitation

  • Your Selections:

Refine Results

date

Tags

Gates Foundation Lends Support To Clean India Campaign

Business Insider: Bill Gates is helping India win its war on human waste “…Right now, 600,000 of the world’s 1.7 million who die annually from unsafe water and sanitation (due primarily to open, unclean toilets) live in India. As billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates recently wrote on his blog, those kinds…

Ahead Of World Hygiene Day, WHO Calls On Countries To Strengthen Infection Prevention, Control Programs To Prevent Antibiotic Resistance

WHO: “Fight antibiotic resistance … it’s in your hands” “World Hand Hygiene Day, marked globally on 5 May, highlights the importance of hand hygiene in health care. The slogan of this year’s campaign is “Fight antibiotic resistance … it’s in your hands,” illustrating the important relationship between good infection prevention…

Monitoring Successes, Failures Vital To Achieving Clean Water, Sanitation For All By 2030

The Guardian: When it comes to water access we keep doing the same thing. And failing Ajay Paul, thematic ​coordinator for the sustainable services initiative at Welthungerhilfe “…[T]oo many water and sanitation services in developing countries are still unreliable, sub-standard, and need major repairs after three to five years. ……

Governments Must Invest More In Clean Water, Sanitation, World Water Council Says; 1 In 4 Children To Face Water Shortages By 2040, UNICEF Report Shows

Associated Press: African governments urged to spend more on clean water “Nearly a third of people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have access to safe drinking water, the World Water Council said Wednesday, urging governments to contribute adequate amounts of their budgets toward projects aimed at making safe water widely…

MCC Helps Strengthen Cabo Verde’s Water, Sanitation Sector

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Empowering Cabo Verde to Better Deliver Water and Sanitation to Its People Benjamin Edwards, program officer for the Millennium Challenge Corporation in Cabo Verde, discusses the MCC’s efforts to support the government of Cabo Verde in strengthening its water and sanitation sector through the MCC-Cabo Verde…

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: 2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270

www.kff.org | Email Alerts: kff.org/email | facebook.com/KaiserFamilyFoundation | twitter.com/KaiserFamFound

Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, California.