Blog

WASH 101: Physical Interventions – Filtration

Ladies and Gentlemen, we have finally made it to the final category of clean water solutions. And yes, we saved our favorite for last: Filtration. But before we get to… Read More

To Help Is A Blessing

Spring 2012 There is an old Rwandan story that goes like this: A man had a pot of soup simmering outside on his wood stove. It was market day. So,… Read More

The Future Is Now Bright

For a family struggling with chronic illness, the future is now bright. John and his wife, Mary Rose were born and have lived their whole lives in Gashora. They are… Read More

20 Liters Rwanda Report – August 2019

20 Liters Rwanda Report – August 2019 REPORT OF AUGUST 2019 SOLUTION DISTRIBUTIONS In August 2019, Water Project volunteers in Rilima sector assembled 60 SAM3 Household Filters. Then, volunteers distributed… Read More

WASH 101: Physical Interventions – Sedimentation and Adsorption

At this point in this series, you may be questioning the rigidity of these solution categories. As we briefly mentioned in our post on antimicrobial metals, there are a few… Read More

Lifting a Different Kind of Weight

August 2019, Gashora Sector of Rwanda We had spent the morning visiting with the volunteers and leaders in Gashora. The Water Project was active in Gashora between February 2017 and… Read More

20 Liters Rwanda Program Report – July 2019

20 Liters Program Report – July 2019 REPORT OF JULY 2019 SOLUTION DISTRIBUTIONS In July 2019, Water Project volunteers distributed 114 SAM3 Household Filters in the Rilima sector. These filters… Read More

Quenching a Thirst for Knowledge [and Clean Water]

Quenching a Thirst for Knowledge [and Clean Water] For kids in rural Rwanda, access to clean water at school can be the difference between getting an education or dropping out… Read More

WASH 101: Physical Interventions – Boiling and Distillation

We’re finally to our final category of solutions! Physical Intervention – specifically Boiling & Distillation. The physical intervention category is designed to cover the most basic, simplest forms of interventions…. Read More

20 Liters Rwanda Program Report – June 2019

20 Liters Rwanda Program Report – June 2019 REPORT OF JUNE 2019 SOLUTION DISTRIBUTIONS During the month of June 2019, Water Project volunteers in Rilima assembled SAM3 Household filters and… Read More

A Less Tiresome Walk for Water

A Less Tiresome Walk for Water Jean Baptiste is a father of six children and has lived in Bitega village all his life. He recalls memories from his childhood spent… Read More

WASH 101: Biological Intervention – Bio-Sand Filters

Let’s talk about our final solution under the category of biological intervention. Generally, biological interventions use bacterial processes to remove harmful bacteria from water. Some of the solutions included under… Read More

You Can Make a Difference.

We’re making dirty water clean.  But we can’t do it alone.

Get Involved