Water Aid Nigeria is calling on the government to do a better job on providing clean water and sanitation services. From a This Day story found at All Africa we read that the push for sanitation is following a cholera outbreak from earlier this year.
The Inter Press Service has this story about a Vitamin A supplementation program in India. UNICEF conducts the program that helps to give Vitamin A shots to children twice a year.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has a story that says that the cholera outbreak in Haiti could hurt the rice harvest this year. Farmers fear that crops near rivers and creeks may be infected with cholera.
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