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Q&A: Making Toilets Fashionable

Inter Press Service: When the founder of the World Toilet Organisation Jack Sim turned 40, he literally began counting how many more days he had to live and felt a sense of urgency to do meaningful things with the remainder of his life. "Can you imagine a person coming into this world and spending his life only helping himself? When this person dies, his life has had no meaning, so why did he bother coming here?" he asks. "The toilet was completely neglected in Singapore (his home country). I realised it was the...