Why Toilets?

Why Toilets?

This is a simple question with multiple answers. Only in the last 150 years has our toilet usage in the UK become as convenient as it is now. The provision of a widespread toilet and sewage system has meant that diseases that were once prevalent in the UK, such as...
World Water Day

World Water Day

What is WASH?   World Water Day is all about focusing our attention on the importance of water. This year, Sanitation First would like to explore water’s significant role as a vital aspect of WASH (water, sanitation, and hygiene). Development professionals consider...
‘Dying For The Toilet’ by Isis Barei-Guyot

‘Dying For The Toilet’ by Isis Barei-Guyot

Having access to adequate sanitation is a luxury that many in the Global North rarely question. But should we see it as a luxury? After all, it was confirmed as a human right by the United Nations in 2010. This human right, however, is virtually meaningless for over a...
Why India? The Facts!

Why India? The Facts!

With over 1.2 billion inhabitants, India is a densely populated country, and with such a rich history, it’s no surprise that India is full of contradictions and complexities. We are very often asked why we work in India, given that it’s a country that can afford a...
Love Is…Having A Toilet By Tessa Harris

Love Is…Having A Toilet By Tessa Harris

Forget flowers and chocolate as ways to woo women. In modern India, men would be well advised not to declare their love with flowers, but with a gift that’s much more practical, even if decidedly less romantic. Bollywood romances are famous the world-over for their...
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