Annual Impact Report 2021: Explore stories from our field teams and read more about our initiatives to expand access to safe water. Learn more


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

Sector Engagement | | Event

2016 India Beyond the Pipe Forum

At the fourth annual India Beyond the Pipe Forum, Safe Water Network released the Urban Sector Review report, which highlights the rapid emergence of Small Water Enterprises as a response to the inadequate and unsafe supply of drinking water in urban regions on India.

Sector Engagement | | Event

2016 Ghana Beyond the Pipe Forum

Field Implementation | India | Assessment

Expansion of Safe Drinking Water 'iJal Stations' in Telangana: Cost-Effective, Replicable, Sustainable Service Delivery

Safe Water Network India partnered with the Central Government’s Ministry of Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation, as well as local government and community leaders, to set up locally-owned and operated iJal Stations in Telangana, a region particularly impacted by illnesses attributed to unsafe drinking water.

Field Implementation | India | Sector Review

Visakhapatnam City Report (2015)

Through its assessment, Safe Water Network was able to identify barriers to a safe and consistent water supply in Vizag and determine how best to support the urban poor.

Field Implementation | India | Field Insight

Solving for Water Security in a Micro-Watershed

Our Water Resource Management Team in India launched a study to measure the hydrologic footprint of various stations using micro-sheds to ensure that all assessments adhere to environmental standards.

Field Implementation, Technical Assistance | India | Assessment

Impact Assessment Report: Bhandara, India

This report discusses the impact of Safe Water Network's implementation of reverse osmosis treatment water stations with remote monitoring systems in 10 villages in India.

Field Implementation | India | Field Insight

Financial Sustainability in India

Safe Water Network’s market-based approach allows locally owned and operated stations to maintain reliability, long-term sustainability, and financial viability.

Sector Engagement | | Event

2015 Ghana Beyond the Pipe Forum

The third annual Beyond the Pipe Ghana forum focused on the potential for public-private partnerships in community water systems.