Monthly Archives: August 2013

Announcing the WASH Advocacy Challenge

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Even though the world has never been richer than it is in 2013, there remain 768 million people without access to safe drinking water and 2.5 billion people without a safe place to go to the bathroom. So why does

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Posted in Advocacy, Sanitation, Sustainability

WASH and Faith: An Experience in Nicaragua

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WASH Advocates is pleased to feature our latest blog series, “WASH and Faith.” This series focuses on the adventures of a young ministry group from Immanuel Bible Church. In July 2013, a group of nine young adults teamed up with

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Posted in Faith, Handwashing, Sanitation, Sustainability, WASH in Schools

Water – the great connector

From left to right: Jayashree Rao (Executive Director of Grampari), Mandakini, Sowmya, Manisha and Ganga convened to discuss water issues.

Reprinted with permission from the Global Gender Current blog By Ariana Rabindranath and Julia Collins What do a civil engineer, a nurse, a filmmaker and an ecology teacher have in common? The answer: water. On May 16, 2013, 26 people

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Posted in Advocacy, Sanitation, Sustainability, Women

An Interview with OOSKA News’ David Duncan

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OOSKAnews Announces aquaNOW – the World’s Water Data Engine OOSKAnews, Inc., online publisher of international water sector and water-related news, has assembled a unique database of more than 26,000 news stories —the world’s most substantive archive of water news. “aquaNOW

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The Impact of U.S. Water Programs on Global Health: Testimony by John Oldfield, CEO, WASH Advocates

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WASH Advocates’ CEO John Oldfield testifies at the August 1, 2013 U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Hearing: The Impact of U.S. Water Programs on Global Health House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human

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