World Toilet Day

Unsafe and undignified – The plight of sanitation workers

Countless sanitation workers in the developing world work in conditions that endanger their lives and health, and violate their dignity and rights. To mark World Toilet Day, the ILO, World Bank, World Health Organization and Water Aid issued a report highlighting the unsafe and undignified working conditions of sanitation workers around the world. See some of their stories here.

Date issued: 19 November 2019 | Size/duration: 4:00