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Children at a school in India show how tall they are compared to the average for their age.
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Caught Short: what have toilets got to do with how tall you are?26 Jul 2016

Not having access to clean water or a decent toilet means millions of children around the world are suffering from malnutrition – stunting their height as well as their hopes. Our new report, Caught Short, reveals the extent of the crisis.

The Kaiwa family in Papua New Guinea.

Five things we want to do before we’re 4021 Jul 2016

As we celebrate our 35th birthday, we’ve put together a bucket list of things we want to achieve in the next five years – and they’ve got everything to do with taps, toilets and transforming lives.
MP Jo Cox visits our Victorian Street as part of the Big History Project.

WaterAid staff pay tribute to MP Jo Cox17 Jun 2016

Following news of the tragic death of the MP Jo Cox, WaterAid staff have been paying tribute to a remarkable woman and a passionate campaigner, who many of us were privileged to know and work with.

A woman's horrified face

Leaks, cramps and cravings: your top ten period dramas24 May 2016

To mark Menstrual Hygiene Day, we asked women in the UK how they cope when they’re on their period – and the results are in, with a shocking three quarters of women regularly fearing a #perioddrama when it’s that time of the month.
WaterAid's reusable bottles at Glastonbury.

Have you got the bottle for Glastonbury 2016?22 Apr 2016

They’re light, they’re durable and they’re back! Get your hands on one of WaterAid's reusable water bottles and help put an end to plastic waste at this year’s festival.