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February 2, 2018 | NPR
Can a $13 chalice provide clean water for five years? WHD faculty director Jenna Davis explains.
January 29, 2018 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Improving water, sanitation and hygiene in poor regions of Bangladesh helped overall health but did not improve children’s growth and development.
January 9, 2018
WHD faculty lead Jenna Davis explains why cleaning up water sources could have measurable impacts on the economy of cities and countries.
January 2, 2018 | The City Fix
Jenna Davis addresses why 663 million people are without access to safe drinking water in 2015.
October 2, 2017
As part of an ongoing series of WHD “alumni” profiles, we caught up with Sebastien Tilmans.
September 18, 2017 | Voice of San Diego
WHD Director Jenna Davis weighs in on the importance of restrooms and sanitation for all.
March 21, 2017
WHD researchers in Kisimu, Kenya are evaluating an automatic disinfection system that dispenses chlorine into water at public taps.
March 21, 2017
The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, which funds up to $30 million in water-related grants a year, is partnering with WHD.
February 2, 2017 | Scope, Stanford Medicine's blog
WHD's Stephen Luby to direct health evaluation of major effort to revitalize slums through water management strategies.