World Toilet Day: Call to end school sanitation crisis in wake of learner deaths

2018-11-19 21:53

Activists are urging governments and businesses worldwide to invest more to improve sanitation in poor countries where there is a dire shortage of toilets.

News24 reported.

There have been several pit toilet-related deaths.

Several civil society groups gathered in Sandton, Johannesburg on Monday for the World Toilet Day.

It’s World Toilet Day and we’re in Joburg hosting a Flush Forum where we’ll be sharing ideas on how to bring an end to the sanitation crisis that affects so many South African learners. Stay tuned for highlights from the event. #WorldToiletDay2018 #FlushForum

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