Access to Toilets - More than a Health Issue

Updated: Wed 19 Nov, 08:48 am

World Toilet Day is about more than sanitation and health - this year's theme of Equality and Dignity reflects the fact that 1 in 3 women do not have access to a safe toilet, exposing them to shame, … read more »

Hospitals Struggle Amid Water Shortage in Malawi

Updated: Wed 17 Aug, 11:45 pm 2011

Perennial water shortages have far-reaching implications on the health of residents and patients in hospitals, says a civil society organisation. read more »

Taming Waters for Health, Jobs in Yaounde

Updated: Mon 1 Dec, 11:44 am

Extreme weather and torrential rains are increasing flooding across Africa, say climate-change scientists and development planners. Yaounde, capital of Cameroon, is implementing a master plan that has … read more »