Today is World Toilet Day celebrated by the United Nations and WASH practitioners all around the world.
Growing up as a little girl in India, I accompanied my uncle to many of his business meetings during summer vacation in Delhi. Those meetings invariably ended in a trip to McDonald’s or one of my favorite ice cream places. During one of those trips, my uncle’s meeting lasted much longer than expected. I was waiting for him, in his car, with my 5-year-old cousin and we needed to use the bathroom. I was about 11 years old, but I can remember that