Today we are closing our toilets in solidarity with the 4.2 billion people don’t have safely managed sanitation.
In the slum area of Soweto East in Kenya, UN-Habitat and partners consulted with residents as part of a project to help upgrade the road through the neighbourhood and improve toilet and water facilities.
The biggest human waste treatment facility ever built in a refugee settlement has become operational.
In Guinea-Bissau, open defecation remains a deeply rooted practice. The region of Quinara was recognized as the first to become ‘open defecation free’ in Guinea-Bissa.
Human rights activist Oyungerel Tsedevdamba is leading an approach to tackle taboos and improve sanitation in Mongolia.