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A disabled student in grade 8, washes his hands in clean water, Ethiopia.

Talking disability inclusion14 Dec 2015

To mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities we participated in a highly successful Twitter chat about the challenges of disability inclusion across the development sector. Get an overview of what was discussed in this Storify.
Women line up outside the community toilet, restored with support from WaterAid and the HSBC Water Programme, Juhi Bamburahiya, Kanpur, India, 1 April 2014.

Our new report reveals the state of the world’s toilets 19 Nov 2015

This World Toilet Day, we’re sharing our first ‘It’s No Joke: The State of the World’s Toilets’ report, which ranks some of the world’s worst places to go to the toilet, and calls on national governments to show their commitment to delivering universal access to sanitation by 2030.
Lady scooping water from a hand dug well.

Business as usual on climate change will fail the world’s poorest 9 Nov 2015

A WaterAid-commissioned study shows the world’s poorest nations are not receiving enough money to help them safeguard essential water, sanitation and hygiene services against the flooding, drought and extreme weather that is predicted to increase as a result of climate change.

Girls celebrating Global Handwashing Day

Global Handwashing Day 201516 Oct 2015

This Global Handwashing Day there were celebrations around the world to spread the message about handwashing. We also called for handwashing and hygiene to be prioritised in the global agenda.

Request for proposals – WaterAid’s Climate Finance Initiative13 Oct 2015

WaterAid is seeking proposals for a new Climate Finance Initiative. The aim is to demonstrate the changes required to ensure that a proportion of future climate finance flows is spent on increasing the water security and climate resilience of people living in WASH poverty.