Knowledge Hub

Field and market insights: the case for decentralized, community-based water systems.

Sector Engagement | India | Field Insight

Consumer Activation Part II

As a result of Safe Water Network’s consumer research in the state of Andhra Pradesh, we have begun a campaign that leverages a Safe Water Station’s touchpoints with the community.  

Field Implementation | India | Field Insight

Distribution in India

Cost-effective delivery systems are key to ensuring the financial viability of safe water stations. Our Safe Water Stations operate at low margins in order to maintain affordable prices for consumers.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Sector Review

Ghana Sector Review (2013)

This study focused on how market-based approaches (both commercial and hybrid solutions) can provide the rural and small-town poor in Ghana with safe drinking water.

Sector Engagement | | Event

2013 Ghana Beyond the Pipe Forum

Safe Water Network hosted its fourth Beyond the Pipe Forum in Ghana, bringing together leaders from the public and private sector to discuss ways to address Ghana’s safe water challenges.

Field Implementation, Technical Assistance, Sector Engagement | Global |

Tools for Safe Water Stations: A Guide to Providing Clean Water for Healthier Communities

Developed by Safe Water Network with support from the PepsiCo Foundation, this tool kit is designed to establish safe water systems, consisting not only of the physical infrastructure, but also of the human relationships, capacities, knowledge, and processes necessary to keep such systems operating successfully over the long term.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Sector Review

Ghana Sector Review (2012)

Safe Water Network’s goal was to determine how effective locally-owned, decentralized safe water systems could provide communities in Ghana with safe drinking water on a sustainable and economically self-sufficient basis.