Why should we leave no one behind and how did a Bollywood film affect menstrual hygiene in India? Find out in the May issue of IRC's newsletter Amplify: building sustainable WASH systems.
We rely on complex systems, but we are "systems blind"
To celebrate World Toilet Day, let’s talk sanitation systems not just toilets.
28 May, 2018
Good menstrual hygiene management (MHM) is fundamental for enabling women and girls to reach their full potential.
Read more on the Menstrual Hygiene Day website.
WASH Master Plan for Asutifi North District, Ghana
A 13-year initiative to provide universal access to safe water, basic sanitation and hygiene services to over 84,000 people by the year 2030.
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Celebrating our inspiring and productive past with our historic timeline
Raising awareness about the socioeconomic, health and environmental context: a WASH Talk podcast.
"The award contributed to WASH in ways beyond my imagination" - we talked with Benti Ejeta from...
A networking event on 29 May for water and environmental professionals in The Hague.
Delivering good water, sanitation and hygiene services not just to a few people for a while but to everyone forever requires a fundamental shift in the way we all think and work together.
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We support national governments to lead development processes and direct funding to where it is most effective and needed.
When we stop asking how much it costs to dig a well and start asking how much it costs to provide access to drinking water forever, everything changes.
No matter how good the infrastructure is, if it isn't hygienically used and operated, people's lives and health will not be improved.
Around the world, fewer than one in three people have access to adequate sanitation. We want to change that.
Water security is about ensuring that people have sustainable access to unpolluted water to meet their needs.
It's not just what you know, it's what you do with that knowledge that matters. Doing monitoring better and making it count is our focus.
This is the first of my 'weekly WASH graphs', exploring the relation between the wealth of a country over time, and its level of access to at least...
Out of IRC's 50 years of existence, retired Communications Director, Dick de Jong spent 30 years with the organisation. We asked him to reflect on...