Media roundup - clean water, wash news round-up, June 11 2021 | WaterAid

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WASH in the news, June 11, 2021 | WaterAid
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June 11, 2021

Biden Administration to Restore Clean Water Protections Ended by Trump 
NY Times:  

EU Commission sues Italy over unsafe drinking water 

Tap resources to raise funds for rural sanitation: Govt to states 
Tribune India:  
Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme’s short film wins international award 
Times of India: 


Covid cases jump by 25pc across Africa, stoking fears continent is unprepared for ‘third wave’ 


In Pakistan we are developing a Covid-19 legacy to end poverty and drive health for all 
Have more young people had Covid in India’s second wave? 

India sees biggest spike in COVID deaths after state revises toll 


More research funding needed to avoid drug-resistant pandemic, warns report 

Fish oil is the new weapon in the fight to beat superbugs and stop people becoming resistant to antibiotic 
Fresh Bout Of Cholera Outbreak 
Leadership NG:  
End all legal barriers to abortion, say leading European politicians 
Uganda’s ID scheme excludes nearly a third from healthcare, says report 

WaterAid in the news

WaterAid, NWRI Deliver Sustainable Sanitation New Telegraph NG:

WaterAid Nigeria sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Water Resources Institute (NWRI) Kaduna, to scale up sanitation and hygiene Nation Online:

From advocacy to engineering, we cover a lot of ground, but the fundamentals of our work are simple:

Clean water infrastructure means people can access clean, running water 365 days a year.

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Toilets matter more than you might think. Sanitation is fundamental for the dignity and health of a community.

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Hygiene is the final piece of the puzzle. Good hygiene helps people stay healthier, it prevents the spread of diseases and allows people to flourish.

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