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Chris Bain

Director of CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development)

Rebuilding Nepal After Devastating Earthquake

Kamala Thalea lost her son, two daughters and her mother when a devastating earthquake hit Nepal one year ago. She said, "My family and old life are gone now, I only have my eldest daughter left with me."
26/04/2016 15:58 BST

Why the Poorest Will Have to Wait for Water

It is only by investing in both water and sanitation that the full health benefits of these services will be realised for the world's poorest people. We know that diarrhoea is the single biggest killer of children in sub-Saharan Africa and on current trends it will be around 200 years before Africa has universal access to both water and sanitation.
21/03/2012 22:19 GMT