It is widely recognized that information systems are a key building block to achieve sustainable rural services delivery – a top development priority given that 8 out 10 people without basic water…

Susanna Smets, Antonio Rodríguez Serrano |

Certainly, there have been significant improvements in the sector, especially in water and wastewater treatment, but the principles on which the piped WSS technology is based have not seen any…

Caroline van den Berg |

How memorable is your “first period story”?
Were you at school? Did you dare to tell a friend or teacher?
Did you have a proper functioning bathroom to run to, with a door you could…

Malva Baskovich, Berenice Flores Arias Uijtewaal |

The water supply, sanitation and hygiene they need to grow and thrive is something I dearly want for my children throughout their lives. And I know every mother in the world will feel exactly the…

Ruth Kennedy-Walker |

Co-authored with Mik Schulte Teachers standing by a water pump outside a school in rural Tanzania.  I recently spent some time traveling around rural Tanzania, trying to better understand the way…

Jacqueline Tront |

Globally,  2.4 billion people still live without access to basic sanitation – and over 760 million of these people live in Sub-Saharan Africa. Today only 27% of Sub-Saharan Africa’s population has…

Ayat Soliman |

Ariel view of rice paddies in Rwanda News headlines often feature stories of water scarcity challenges and increasing competition for water. So it is clear that we need to improve the efficiency…

Diego Juan Rodriguez |