Media roundup - clean water, WASH news, April 7, 2022
April 7, 2022
All the water, sanitation and hygiene news that's fit to publish.
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in the news
Water shortage, erratic supply haunt Hyderabadis-
Deccan Chronicle: https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/060422/water-shortage-erratic-supply-haunt-residents.html
With no funds for cleanliness workers, sanitation takes a back seat in Coimbatore govt schools-
New Indian Express: https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil-nadu/2022/apr/05/with-no-funds-for-cleanliness-workers-sanitation-takes-a-back-seat-in-coimbatore-govt-schools-2438183.html
Spiti village reels under water crisis-
Tribune India: https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/himachal/spiti-village-reels-under-water-crisis-383582
Water crisis: Pit turns oasis for residents of Ward No.10- Times of India
Times of India: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/water-crisis-pit-turns-oasis-for-residents-of-ward-no-10/articleshow/90652253.cms
Har Ghar Nal scheme to ensure no water shortage this summer-
Daily Pioneer: https://www.dailypioneer.com/2022/state-editions/har-ghar-nal-scheme-to-ensure--no-water-shortage-this-summer.html
How water co-operation can provide geopolitical stability in MENA –
Al Jazeera: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/4/2/blue-peace-how-water-access-can-provide-mena-stability
How two women entrepreneurs strive to meet Rwanda’s general access to clean water deadline-
New Times: https://www.newtimes.co.rw/lifestyle/how-two-women-entrepreneurs-strive-meet-rwandas-general-access-clean-water-deadline
Pakistan likely to face up to 30% water shortage for next six months-
World Water Day 2022: Addressing acute water scarcity-
Guardian NG: https://guardian.ng/opinion/water-day-2022-addressing-acute-water-scarcity/
Lessons from the Cape Town water crisis and the need for a renewed technical agenda -
Andhra Pradesh: WASH to promote health and hygiene in schools-
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.
Toilets matter more than you might think. Sanitation is fundamental for the dignity and health of a community.
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.