Procter & Gamble (P&G) is committed to leveraging a tiny packet in a big way for the one billion people who still live without clean drinking water. Today, P&G announced that its non-profit initiative, the Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW), has provided its 12 billion litre of clean drinking water as part of P&G’s […]
We are proud to announce that PSI has recently won a grant from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for urban sanitation for Benin, Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana in partnership with PATH and Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP). West Africa Sanitation Service Delivery (SSD) is a five-year, $15.8 million program […]
PSI in partnership with the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation this week is carrying out road shows in Western region to sensitize residents on the risks of diarrhea in a campaign dubbed, ‘zuia kuhara okoa maisha’ The campaign was carried out in parts of Western Kenya as health officers with West Fm radio presenters […]
In his 70s, blind John Gweh, has embraced the methodology behind the Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) Initiative in his town Kwenkor, Gola Konneh District, in Grand Cape Mount County. John, who is originally from Grand Bassa County, settled in Kwenkor, Gola Konneh before the Liberian Civil Crisis, married with four children. Read the full […]
The Ministry of Health says the country has had no cholera cases in the past two years. “From our records, it shows that we have not registered any confirmed cholera cases for close to two years now. “This good news could be attributed to a few factors including better collaboration and support from our partners, […]
The Liberia WASH Consortium (LWC) is pleased to announce that Population Services International (PSI) has since October 2013 joined the Consortium as the 6th core member after being the Consortium’s Associate Member for over a year. Read the full article on Shout-Africa.
New York, 24 September 2013 – Unilever’s soap Lifebuoy today called for hygiene to be recognized as a key intervention to reducing child mortality, both in the last 900 days before the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) deadline and in the post-2015 development agenda. Partnerships between business, NGOs and governments are crucial to accelerate live-saving handwashing […]
Read about the new USAID-funded Integrated Social Marketing Program that PSI/Madagascar will be implementing to improve the health of the Malagasy population. Note: Article in French.
Atlanta, Georgia – From November 11-15, 2012, PSI will join thousands of scientists, clinicians and program professions from around the world to mark the 61st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 10 PSI staff will attend the conference to share knowledge and experiences from around the world. PSI will participate […]
WASHINGTON, June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — PSI (Population Services International) released its child health issue of IMPACT magazine to coincide with the US Agency for International Development’s “Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday Campaign,” which touts the idea that ending preventable child deaths within a generation is possible. If development experts are correct, and political […]