When your support enables our partners to dig a well or build a tap stand, it's no exaggeration to say it's the start of something that will change people’s lives forever.
In such a remote community as Lovasoa the arrival of clean water was always going to be a cause for huge celebrations.
In the face of myths and secrecy surrounding menstruation, hygiene outreach worker Kiran takes to the classroom to tackle the topic.
The human rights to water and sanitation are enshrined in international law, which means everyone everywhere has the right to essential and safe water and sanitation.
Hospitals and healthcare centres should be hygienic places for people to seek care and leave healthier than when they arrived.
Women are being empowered in leadership positions through WaterAid projects and helping their communities to access water, sanitation and hygiene.
Thanks to your and other WaterAid supporters’ generous donations, Leonie, Stella, Joab and their family and community now have safe water, clean toilets and hygiene.
The widespread lack of access to toilets and water in the world has a devastating impact on girls and women.
To mark Menstrual Hygiene Day on 28 May, we’re asking why girls and women around the world still have to overcome major obstacles every month – because they have their period.