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The untapped potential of decentralised safe drinking water enterprises
Report on the current state of the SWE market
Safe Water Enterprises (SWEs) provide a modular, decentralized approach to delivering safely treated drinking water in the developing world. In January 2017 a report was completed by Dalberg Global Development Advisors on the current state of the SWE market. This report analyzed 14 SWEs that serve a total of 3 million people and also undertook a global market assessment. Key findings include the potential to serve billions of people and the challenges, which are clearly identified in the study, to be overcome if this potential is to be realized.
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Sasha Kramer of Soil will receive the Sarphati Sanitation Award 2017
October 19, 2017
The jury of the Sarphati Sanitation Awards has decided to honor Sasha Kramer, co-founder of SOIL, the Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding work to provide sustainable sanitation services in Haiti. Sasha developed EcoSan latrines that store human waste in removable 15-gallon drums for composting. This compost can be used to make soil more healthier…Continue reading this article
Sarphati Sanitation Awards 2017 – the Jury has decided!
October 5, 2017
World Waternet , Netherlands Water Partnership and Aqua for All initiated the biennial Sarphati Sanitation Award in 2013 to honor the outstanding contribution of individuals or organizations to the global sanitation and public health challenge through entrepreneurship. This year the Sarphati Sanitation Awards will be handed out for the third time during the Amsterdam International Water Week on Monday…Continue reading this article
Football for Water is a program which combines the love of sport with access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) at public schools in Ghana, Kenya and Mozambique.
VIA Water finds solutions to urban water problems in the cities of 7 African countries. The program cultivates ‘Innovation through co-creation’, focusing primarily on social innovation.
Utilities take action to improve water quality at point of use Local water utilities in Ethiopia are taking on a new role: the promotion and sales of household water filters to improve the quality of drinking water at the point of use!
The amount of people at the Base of the (global wealth) Pyramid (BoP) whose lives we have helped improve.
The total amount of project and program money we have managed for funds and (government) grant programs.
The amount of companies we have worked with over the years, as (co-)financing partners or otherwise.