Handwashing in India

Indicating the SDGs: our concerns and proposals25 Mar 2015

This week the third Inter-Governmental Negotiations (IGN) meeting to discuss the post-2015 agenda convenes in New York. As member states discuss the actual goals and targets, and the indicators which will be used to measure success, WaterAid’s Policy Analyst - Monitoring & Accountability, Tim Brewer, looks at our top three concerns about the final outcomes, and offers our alternatives.
Washing hands in clean water

sH₂Ort stories, lasting impact25 Mar 2015

Esteemed sH₂Orts judge, Charlie Phillips, Head of Documentaries at The Guardian, discusses the recent film competition and expresses his admiration for all of the shortlisted entries.

WaterAid number one water, sanitation and hygiene charity25 Mar 2015

Philanthropedia – whose mission it is to improve the effectiveness of non-profit organisations – awarded WaterAid the number one spot in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector after surveying experts to identify who was making the greatest impact.
Registered Nurse Esther Mongi examines 19-year-old Rose Vincent, 9-months pregnant with her first child. Mlali Health Centre, Mlali Village, Mvomeru Disctrict, Morogoro, Tanzania - August 2014

It’s time all babies had a Healthy Start17 Mar 2015

Fleur Anderson, WaterAid’s Global Head of Campaigns, explains why safe water, toilets and good hygiene are a matter of life or death for newborn babies in the world’s poorest communities. She outlines what can and must be done to stop more lives being lost in those first crucial moments.