Media roundup - clean water, WASH news, March 16, 2022

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Portrait of a child at the water point in Madagascar.
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March 16, 2022

All the water, sanitation and hygiene news that's fit to publish.

Averting Asia’s Water Crisis- Asian Scientist
Pakistan faces staggering 52% water shortage, essential services disrupted- Business Standard, The Print 
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Multiple Clean Water Projects On Cards In Gwadar- The Nation
Wayanad adopts steps to tackle water scarcity- The Hindu 

Tanzania's new water project to end water shortage for animals in northern district- xinhuanet 

Concerted efforts needed to address menstrual hygiene challenges in schools- GhanaWeb
Water crisis hits Kerala capital- New Indian Express

Indian embassy inaugurates drinking water supply project- Himalayan Times
NAMIBIA: Village receives vital access to clean water- Mission Newswire

Alarming dip in groundwater table ahead of summer season in Hyderabad & Ranga Reddy districts

Earth on the brink of a dire water shortage

Council Shuts Water Wells Over Cholera Outbreak In Nigerian Community- The Tide
No public toilet around? No problem, toilets are everywhere! Includes WaterAid survey- TBS News
A look at how high level of salinity in water is harming the current and future generations of Satkhira-Dhaka Tribune 

Water scarcity forces Mayem locals to depend on tankers- Times of India
Several villages in Kurnool district face water crisis- New Indian Express

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