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UN News Centre, November 2014

According to the UN Deputy Secretary-General, speaking at the World Water Summit, conflict, climate change, and urbanization all pose threats to already-scarce water resources worldwide. Water management, improved sanitation, technology, and global partnerships are critical to holding off these threats and building on gains in recent years. 

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RotaFlash, October 2014

New data show that rotavirus vaccines indirectly protect household members of vaccinated infants. Data from South Africa also show that rotavirus vaccination prevents nearly 60% of rotavirus hospitalziations among vaccinated children in South Africa.

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The Huffington Post, October 2014

It is an exciting time for groups who have spent years trying to break the taboo around poo, says WaterAid CEO Sarina Prabasi: "If we've seen anything over the course of the last months, it's that world leaders, celebrities, the media, businesses and everyday citizens are finally raising voices together, stepping up to give the sanitation crisis the critical attention it demands."

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goats and soda, September 2014

This blog puts the ebola epidemic in context by comparing fatality rates of the world's deadliest infectious diseases. Spoiler: Diarrhea makes the list.

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RotaFlash, September 2014

A record number of delegates met in New Delhi Sept 3-5 to celebrate science and progress of rrotavirus vaccine development in India and globally.

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RotaFlash, August 2014

Rotavirus vaccines have been introduced in Niger and Eritrea, bringing the global total to 69 countries. Niger's dual launch of rotavirus and pneumonia vaccines will mean an even greater number of lives saved.

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BBC Health, August 2014

Oral rehydration solution (ORS) is potentially the most important medical advance of the 20th century. This article tells the story of Dr. Hirschhorn, the man behind its beginnings.

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RotaFlash, August 2014

PATH convened a group of experts  in Washington, DC, for the “Rotavirus Vaccination & Intussusception Workshop: Science, Surveillance & Safety.” A report detailing outcomes from the workshop will provide an overview of the latest evidence and scientific consensus on rotavirus vaccine safety and intussusception and will inform research and surveillance priorities for scientists, manufacturers, decision makers, funders, health professionals, and implementers.

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Voice of America, June 2014

At the second anniversary of USAID's Child Survival Call to Action, USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah announced a repositioning of investments and partnerships to save an additional 500,000 child lives between now and the end of 2015.

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RotaFlash, May 2014

To commemorate African Immunization Week (a regional subset of the WHO sponsored World Immunization Week), the Repblic of the Congo, Angola, and Madagascar rolled our rotavirus vaccines to protect children from the deadliest form of diarrhea.

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