Girls need separate and private toilets in schools with water and handwashing facilities so they can continue going to school even during their period.

Making menstruation matter to everyone everywhere26 May 2016

Menstrual Hygiene Day gives affirmation to the urgent need to break the silence and taboos around menstruation and raise awareness of the challenges women and girls face worldwide. Dr Michael Ojo, WaterAid Nigeria’s Country Representative, highlights some home truths about that special time of the month.

UN International Day of the African Child 201416 Jun 2014 | Africa

As we commemorate this year's International Day of the African Child; we must ask ourselves, what does it really mean to be a child in Africa?

Read our opinion piece through the eyes of the African child.