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Stories from our work

There are over 23 million water stories we could tell; these are just a few of them.
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We have helped over 23 million people gain access to clean water since 1981. Behind this number lie the stories of how individual lives have been transformed in some of the world's poorest communities.
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Continued progress in Waslala

A celebration of the new year and construction updates from Nicaragua
Jan 5, 2017

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Progress in Malawi

It’s been a life-changing year in Chandaka, Malawi.
Dec 6, 2016

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“We never lost hope; now we have water in our home"

Carla Espinoza highlights how rainwater harvesting has changed her life in Nicaragua.
Sep 15, 2016

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Simjung: then and now

See the before and after images to see how far the people of Simjung have come.
Aug 8, 2016

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Big days: Raichur, India

See how clean water has transformed life for these school children in Raichur.
Jun 27, 2015

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The sky's the limit

Bringing safe, clean water to Juru Primary School in Rwanda
Aug 11, 2014

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The simple joy of water and toilets!

See school children in Madagascar, two years after getting clean water and toilets.

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In her hands

How 12-year-old Sakshi is transforming her community in rural India with good hygiene.

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No laughing matter

For 16-year-old Kajal a trip to the “bathroom” means risking sexual harassment or assault