The International Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Foundation signed a memorandum of understanding with the University of North Carolina’s Water Institute during the group’s Water and Health Conference in Chapel Hill, N.C.

The Water Institute and IWSH will work together to enhance the well-being of people everywhere through the provision of safe and affordable water, sanitation systems and equipment. Projects will include the development of a pilot program centered on providing safer water and sanitation services for medical facilities.