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"We will remember you...when we use our toilets"

On my last day in San Antonio, we had a big ceremony to celebrate the new water tower, electric that has been installed in two homes… 726 more words


A Day in the Life...

(or as my Guatemalteco friends say, “The Adventures of Cait” – Stick with me for this…it’s good)

I live in a house surrounded by walls. 582 more words


World Water Day: Providing Jobs, Empowering Lives

In 2011, USAID/Zambia invested $18 million in a four-year WASH in Schools program that covered half the districts of Eastern Province and provided enough resources to meet the sanitation facility, water points, and hygiene education needs of the school population of those districts. 200 more words


DRC365 #75

Filming in the rain. Best laid plans often go awry. A day of filming was interrupted by a thunderstorm, but despite the interjecting lightning we carried on regardless and made the most of the opportunity.

Humanitarian Aid Work

Life in Rural Nicaragua

Having now been here for five months, El Bramadero feels like home and all the things I found difficult back in October have become second nature. 918 more words

Changing WASH Practices in Southwest Bangladesh– One Small Doable Action at a Time

WASHplus’s Julia Rosenbaum co-presented a paper on “Changing WASH Practices in Southwest Bangladesh– One Small Doable Action at a Time” at SACOSAN 6 in Dhaka in January 2016. 149 more words


Galvanizing Schools to Take Action in Benin

Over the past few months, WASHplus through implementing partner ABMS/PSI has stepped up advocacy for latrine improvement in several public schools in Benin.  One school, with a student population of 1,500, has four latrine blocks that are unusable because they are full.  116 more words