by Lesley Biswas, India
Among the first things you notice when you come to India is the repelling sight of people defecating in the open. Be it a rural village or the teeming city slums, you see people lined up besides railway tracks, fields, and rivers answering nature’s call.
by Tonopah Greenlee, Singapore
Sanitation is called the most important health initiative in history. It saves more lives than vaccines, antibiotics, and anesthesia combined. The solution to high infant mortality rates and the way to fix malnutrition are the same: toilets.