WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
yesterday at 12:02. Facebook
Max, aged 7, climbed TWO mountains for clean water (including Snowdon), raising nearly Β£200!

You can do the same on 10 June in the Lake District by signing up for the WaterAid Mountain Challenge Just search "WaterAid Mountain Challenge" on Facebook for details.
Max aged 7 climbed TWO mountains for clean water including Snowdon raising nearly Β£200
Jill Hiatt
Biplob Biplob
Jean Cockel
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
yesterday at 08:15. Facebook
What if... talking about periods was just normal? To celebrate Period Day this Sunday, we went undercover to see what it might be like.

The reactions were priceless...

Periods *are* normal - so please like & share!
WaterAid UK
Shiromi Pinto
Leonora Wyatt
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
05/25/2017 at 12:08. Facebook
Are you prudish about periods?

We went undercover to see just how awkward some of us still are when it comes to talking about periods in public.

Full film on Friday...
Are you prudish about periods We went undercover to see just how
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
05/24/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
What if talking about periods was just... normal?

From this Friday, it will be!
Sandra Taylor
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
05/24/2017 at 09:30. Facebook
This makes us happy - but clean water, decent toilets and facilities for managing your period should be normal in all schools, not just in Kerala.

If you agree, please sign our petition (link below).
This makes us happy but clean water decent toilets and facilities for

In A First, Kerala Makes Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines Mandatory In All Schools

indiatimes.com
WaterAid UK
Sally Gibson
Alexandra Preston
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
05/23/2017 at 14:39. Facebook
Teenage girls in Nepal have been using the power of photography to help bust the menstrual myths that have imposed restrictions on their lives.

Last year, the group of girls picked up cameras for the very first time to provide a fascinating insight into what life was like for them during their period.

Now, they're back, with more images showing what things have - and haven't - changed in...
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Teenage girls in Nepal have been using the power of photography to
We feature lots of amazing kids doing wonderful things for WaterAid, but this week we'd like you to meet Bettina, 95.

Bettina, from Aberystwyth, walked 5km to raise money for clean water to mark her 95th birthday, raising over Β£800 - an incredible effort!

Bettina said "I have been a donor to WaterAid for many years... something simple is giving people in desperate need a drink of water...
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We feature lots of amazing kids doing wonderful things for WaterAid but
WaterAid UK
WaterAid UK
Rosemary McCafferty
Our new e-cards are completely free to send, and the perfect way to show someone you're thinking about them...

Brighten up their Friday, send an e-card today!
Did you know 28 May is Menstrual Hygiene Management Day? We're calling it Period Day though, as we think MHM Day is a bit of a mouthful..!

What language do you use to talk about periods?
Did you know 28 May is Menstrual Hygiene Management Day Were calling

Coded language contributes to culture of shame about menstruating

mg.co.za
Ali Walker Davies
Etinosa Osayimwen
Kate Sutton
Mango season in Madagascar yum!

Sandy and her friends are now able to wash fallen mangos with clean water before eating them. Let's never take clean water for granted.

Happy Water Wednesday!
Mango season in Madagascar yum Sandy and her friends are now able
Would you go to a footie match if the only toilets you could use were on the other side of the stadium? Toilets needs to be accessible for all.
Would you go to a footie match if the only toilets you

Jonnie Peacock: football needs to up its game with disabled fans

theguardian.com
"I am lucky enough to train in clean swimming pools yet some children in the world don't even have clean water to drink." - Owen, 11

Owen, from Edinburgh, swam 10KM so children like him can get clean water. What an achievement - well done Owen!
I am lucky enough to train in clean swimming pools yet some
WaterAid UK
Michelle Brunton
Lynn Angus
After 11 incredible years of progress towards a world where everyone everywhere has clean water and a decent toilet, this week we're saying a fond farewell to our Chief Exec, Barbara Frost.

Please do share the film and share your memories of working with Barbara ☺
Rosie Seymour-Howell
Have you noticed the lack of rain recently? In parts of the UK there’s talk of drought, and it’s only May.

But, as the effects of climate change reach us all, it is the world’s poorest who are already feeling the heat. For many, the effects of climate change are a reality they’re already struggling to live with.
Have you noticed the lack of rain recently In parts of the
WaterAid UK
Bob Cranwell
Share your memories of working with or meeting our Chief Executive, Barbara Frost, who retires this week.
Share your memories of working with or meeting our Chief Executive Barbara
Lisa Booth
Julie Gulliver
Bob Cranwell
Our Chief Executive, Barbara Frost, leaves WaterAid this week after more than 11 years at the helm. Here we share some of her (many) best bits! What are your favourite memories of working with or meeting Barbara?
Our Chief Executive Barbara Frost leaves WaterAid this week after more than
Suzanne Clements
Abdul Hafeez
"We’re delighted to have rescued this lovely loo and share its story with visitors – although we’d ask them not to get too familiar with it!”

Indoors or out - everyone should have a private place to go.
Were delighted to have rescued this lovely loo and share its story

Loo with a view: rare Victorian outdoor toilet restored to former glory

theguardian.com
Do you know what trachoma is? Watch to find out (and be glad you can...)

Share with friends if they'd be surprised to learn that blindness can be connected to poor hygiene.
Apostolos Kaldis
Xrusa Oke