September 12, 2014 / Untold Stories by Reana Thomas

The residents around Wular Lake are directly affected by the severe environmental changes occurring in Kashmir's water systems and live with less than the basic necessities.

September 12, 2014 / Untold Stories by Samuel Loewenberg

Uganda suffers from a sanitation crisis, as many villagers nor the urban poor have access to toilets. An estimated 75% of the country's disease burden is linked to poor sanitation and hygiene.

September 10, 2014 / The Economist by Samuel Loewenberg

Getting water to poor communities may sound straightforward: dig a well, put in a pump and hand out water filters. But as many NGOs and aid agencies have found, it is a lot more complicated than that...

September 8, 2014 / Untold Stories by Tom Clement

India’s growing demand for electricity and the push for privatization are having unintended consequences in India’s northern state of Sikkim.

September 3, 2014 / Untold Stories by Tom Clement

In remote rural areas of India’s northern state of Sikkim, ambitious hydroelectric dam development threatens the livelihood of the residents and the fragile Himalayan ecosystem.

September 3, 2014 / Untold Stories by Reana Thomas

The use of natural resources in Kashmir has come at a major cost to the environment from which they came.

September 2, 2014 / Untold Stories by Reana Thomas

Wular Lake, essential to the livelihoods of health of thousands of people in northern Kashmir, is in the midst of an ecological crisis.

September 2, 2014 / Untold Stories by Sean Gallagher

In the Punjab region of northwest India overuse of pesticides has helped fuel food production. It has also caused a hidden epidemic of disease that is now tearing rural communities apart.

August 29, 2014 / Al Jazeera America by Samuel Loewenberg

Waterborne diseases are rampant in the East African country, which is also riven by corruption and poor governance. Can community-led approaches offer a solution?

August 28, 2014 / Untold Stories by Reana Thomas

The River Jhelum connects all of the major water bodies in Kashmir. Anything dumped into one lake will flow into the others. Livelihoods are at risk if mismanagement continues.

August 23, 2014 / Untold Stories by Reana Thomas

As Kashmir's water bodies struggle to survive, environmental scholars agonize over finding sources of support to save resources before it is too late.

August 6, 2014 / Untold Stories by Kalyanee Mam

When Reem Sav See heard Venerable But Buntenh speak at the village meeting, she understood clearly what he was talking about and what the consequences of a hydroelectric dam construction would be.

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