What life without toilets looks like

Peter Beaumont

Open defecation is a reality for many people around the world. Here's what it translates to.

Bird? Plane? No, flying toilet!

Sanitation problems in Kibera have caused outbreaks of cholera, but the new Peepoo bag could be the answer.

Public school toilets are the pits

Chandni Gopal, Zandile Ngubeni

Children at 49% of these schools have no sanitation facilities or totally inadequate ones

Bust open the doors of persecution

Lindy West

Transgender people will face further stigma if they are told they can't use the lavatory

Deteriorating conditions at Pollsmoor prison

A video taken inside the Cape Town prison shows the poor state of basic facilities such as toilets and showers.