Three Western Cape pupils have been recognised for their incredible resilience in almost unspeakable circumstances.
Light showers. More clouds than sun. Mild.
The Gates Foundation gave out a Goalkeeper award to Modi for his Clean India toilet program to a crowd stunned into silence in New York.
Gauteng Human Settlements MEC Lebogang Maile has formally written a letter to Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina after an investigative report exposed how the metro spent R1.9bn on a toilet tender.
A call centre would hold an auction where truck drivers compete to claim a resident's desludging request.
Bill Gates is spending $400 million to fund research into a new kind of toilet that doesn't require a sewer system.
Urine collected from schools can be turned int tons of fertiliser, LiquidGold says, making for a self-contained system for waterless – unisex – urinals.
The truth is that the will was never there to replace pit latrines. We live in a country where little children drown in faeces at school and the minister remains in her position with yet more empty promises, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
In the lead up to World Toilet Day, the impact of poor sanitation in South Africa is being raised. By using the hashtag #WeArePissedOff, South Africans are encouraged to support the initiative and make a change.
If you haven’t heard of “dry flushing” before, you had better learn fast. This is a buzzword of Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane in her pledge to champion a “sanitation revolution” in the country.
In Limpopo pupils are forced to go to the bush rather than endangering their health by using dilapidated and overflowing pit toilets at schools.
The Leave No Trace movement teaches that everything we take into the wilderness, we must take back out. And that means EVERYTHING.
Anele grew up using pit toilets.
Russia can't actually afford its powerful T-14 tanks, but apparently that's not stopping it from upgrading them with with toilets in an usual upgrade.
Sibasa clinic in Makwarela, outside Thohoyandou, now has four toilets that are in working order. Maintenance workers in the Vhembe district, however, remain unpaid.
Some of the pictures are very scary.
Schoolgirls who tried standing urinals are almost universally fans – and now may find its way into taxi ranks and malls too.
Full-flush toilets can often not be installed in informal settlements that are built on private land or have overhead electricity wires, says Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille. Watch to find out why.
For a month, officials will report on the usage of toilets in rural India with the help of mobile phones, tablets and iPads.
Poorly designed latrines can pollute the drinking water and put the public at risk of health problems.
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