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Breaking the silence around Menstrual Hygiene – keeping girls in schools

On May 19th 2015, WASH Canada  and Femme International will host an event to mark Menstrual Hygiene Day at the Tiff Bell Lightbox. The event will feature a VIP Reception from 6-7pm for special guests, followed by a Screening of the acclaimed documentary ‘Menstrual Man’ by Amit Virmani from 7-8:30pm. The documentary tells the incredible true story […]

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Lotika’s interview with Radio Canada International: Why should Canadians Care About the 2.5 Billion People without Toilets?

Radio Canada International’s Wojtek Gwiazda spoke to WASH Canada’s Lotika Shaunik Paintal on World Toilet Day about this worldwide challenge and the impact this lack of facilities has on people, nations and economies. They also talked about the relevance this issue has to Canadians. You can listen to the interview by clicking on the link […]

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Send a young WASH enthusiast to the G(irls)20 Summit in Moscow, Russia

Wouldn’t it be great to send a WASH enthusiast as a young delegate from Canada? Please send out the paragraph below to your networks. Hurry, the deadline to apply to be a delegate is the end of December 2012! Are you female and 18-20 years of age? Do you have innovative ideas of how to […]

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Looking for bold ideas with big impact!

Today’s WASH Canada Blog is written by guest blogger Raymond Shih from our partner organization Grand Challenges Canada. Come hear more Ray and his colleagues on Nov 15 at our WASH Canada launch event in Toronto: Do you have a bold idea with big impact in the about areas of health-related water and sanitation? If […]

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Innovation, Inspiration and Action on Nov 15 – WASH Canada Launch – Invitation

Hello WASH enthusiasts! We would like to invite you to our official WASH Canada launch event on Thursday, November 15, at 6 pm at the University Club of Toronto. We have a fun evening planned with a great line up of distinguished speakers who will address the issue of innovation in the Water, Sanitation and […]

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