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

Field Implementation | Ghana | Field Insight

Remote Kiosks in Ghana

A significant cost-effective approach implemented in Ghana was establishing pipeline-connected points of sale to the water systems in the country.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Field Insight

Modular Slow Sand Filtration

Modular Slow Sand Filtration (MSSF) technology offers the perks of covering operating costs while making water affordable to the community.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Field Insight

Cluster Management in Ghana

Safe Water Network analyzes two case studies in Atebubu and Oyibi, Ghana to comprehend the pros and cons of operating water systems in geographic clusters under centralized management.

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.

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.