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FEBRUARY 19, 2010

WSSCC Strenthens Efforts to Improve Sanitation and Hygiene Practices in Developing Countries | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

GENEVA -- The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) has received nearly $2.1 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support its efforts at improving access to safe sanitation and promoting good hygiene practices for people in developing countries. These funds, provided over the next two years, will enable WSSCC to carry out its global networking, knowledge management and advocacy work programmes.





JULY 19, 2011

Foundation Honors Hertz Foundation Fellows; Biochar Group One of Eight University Teams to “Reinvent the Toilet” | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Fellows of the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation helped form a team that has been selected as grant recipients to participate in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation “Re-invent the Toilet Challenge” (RTTC), announced at the AfricaSan conference in Rwanda as part of more than $40 million in new investments launching its Water, Sanitation, & Hygiene strategy.


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