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Nepal earthquake: dealing with the disaster1 May 2015

On Saturday 25 April, a devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, killing over 6,000 people and leaving thousands more injured. WaterAid's Technical Advisor for South Asia, Arjen Naafs, is currently in Nepal and leading our emergency response.
Opening the main drainage works at Crossness, 15 April, 1865

The building that changed London4 Apr 2015

There are many iconic buildings in the UK capital - but which is the most important? Thanks to the work of his great-great-great-grandfather, Edward Bazalgette's answer might just surprise you.

A boy splashes water in Madagascar.

WaterAid number one water, sanitation and hygiene charity25 Mar 2015 | UK

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, at  Mlali Health Centre, Tanzania.

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

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.