We believe that sustainable solutions to the water needs of the rural poor require community-based approaches that involve active participation of the communities as well as support from local governments. 6 core components inform our approach to each of the programmes we design, develop and implement.

According to the World Health Organisation, improved water supply alone reduces diarrhoea morbidity by 21%, while the simple act of washing hands at critical times can reduce the number of diarrhoeal cases by up to 35%.