We focus on providing access to water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) to the billions of individuals around the world currently without these essential resources. Our programs are designed to be:
We recognize that every nation, city, and community will face different WASH issues as compared to the next. To address the WASH concerns of a region holistically, we have targeted our programming to the unique characteristics of each setting, whether that be urban or rural.
To guarantee their long-lasting impact, we incorporate into the design of our programs measures intended to enable their operation in our absence. In doing so, we are able to build in community ownership of projects throughout the implementation process.
We believe that collaboration with other relevant actors is crucial to the success of our programming. We work closely with governments, local and international NGOs, as well as the United Nations System to make certain that our work is part of a larger, coordinated response.