Handwashing article receives the Elsevier Atlas award

Elsevier, a world-leading publisher and provider of information solutions for science, health, and technology professionals selected the Effect of a behaviour-change intervention on handwashing with soap in India (SuperAmma): a cluster-randomised…

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Stakeholders to pursue water, sanitation and hygiene targets – GhanaWeb

spyghana.com Stakeholders to pursue water, sanitation and hygiene targets GhanaWeb The conference underscored the need to tilt away from formulation of policies and strategies, for which a lot has been done, to their implementation and the…

  

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It’s Time to Start Giving a Shit About Toilets

Don’t snicker: Open defecation is one of the world’s most stubborn problems. And the inability to adopt even Victorian-era sanitation is keeping India from being a superpower.

  

Source: www.foreignpolicy.com

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Two billion people drink water contaminated by feces – Catholic Online

Catholic Online International News: Asia & Pacific. The best resources for all Asia & Pacific news.

  

Source: www.catholic.org

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Water and sanitation in rural areas are ‘seriously underfunded’ – Medical News Today

A new WHO report shows that while efforts to improve global water and sanitation are gaining pace, there are some serious funding gaps – particularly in rural areas.

  

Source: www.medicalnewstoday.com

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Mobile phones are changing the world of retail – at a remarkable … – The Guardian (blog)

The Guardian (blog)Mobile phones are changing the world of retail – at a remarkable …The Guardian (blog)Mobile represents a fundamental shift in consumer behaviour and retailers must move quickly to exploit it, says John Milliken.

  

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‘150,000 children die in Nigeria from poor sanitation’ | 9ija News

Poor sanitation and the intake of unsafe water, which results in diarrhoea, kills about 150,000 children in Nigeria annually, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said.

  

Source: www.9ijanews.com

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South Sudan on Cholera Alert as Donors Meet to Pledge Funds – AllAfrica.com

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Voice of America South Sudan on Cholera Alert as Donors Meet to Pledge Funds AllAfrica.com Oxfam has so far helped over 180,000 people in South Sudan and 63,000 in Uganda, working to prevent outbreaks of communicable diseases by providing access to…

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Health advocacy should focus on local governmentPublish Date: May 16, 2014 – New Vision

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Health advocacy should focus on local governmentPublish Date: May 16, 2014 New Vision It is hard to believe that most of the health centres in Kamwenge district like Rukunyu health centre IV, Ntara health centre IV, Bwizi health centre III Kicheche…

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How safe is your water? | Harare News

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Human bodies are made up of around 75% water.

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