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Councilman Cabrera Brings the Doe Fund to District 14

Council Member Cabrera held a press conference to highlight the important work being done by a New-York based non-profit organization called the Doe Fund. Participants in the Doe Fund’s “Ready, Willing & Able” Initiative were on hand as well as Doe Fund staff. 11 more words

Community Resources

Implementing Quality Adjustments within a Small Commercial Winery

By: Denise M. Gardner

One question that is often posed to me by winery owners is how to improve quality without investing tens of thousands of dollars in one swooping payment. 1,293 more words


WASH-Friendly Schools Guide

WASHplus’ SPLASH project in Zambia recently published a WASH-Friendly training guide geared toward educators, government officials, and communities that are interested in incorporating improved sanitation access, clean drinking water, and hand washing stations and materials to its students and teachers along with a complementary WASH curriculum and MHM. 22 more words


Litigation as a Method of Advancing Sanitation?

This study raises a number of important issues. The underlying philosophy of this particular publication promotes one particular point of view.

de Barcellos AP. Sanitation Rights, Public Law Litigation, and Inequality: A Case Study from Brazil. 202 more words


Fecal Contamination of Food, Water, Hands, Utensils; Peru

Gil AI, Lanata CF, Hartinger SM, Mäusezahl D, Padilla B, Ochoa TJ, Lozada M, Pineda I, Verastegui H. Fecal contamination of food, water, hands, and kitchen utensils at the household level in rural areas of Peru. 165 more words

Waterborne Disease

World Toilet Day - Who Really Gives a Shit?

Earlier this year the Mothutlung township in the North West province of South Africa nearly went up in flames over prolonged water cuts. Though short-lived, the protests brought the importance of access to fresh water into sharp focus for communities around the country. 387 more words