Category Archives for Water Sanitation & Hygiene

Empowering Women through Improved Sanitation in Kenya

Empowering Women through Improved Sanitation in Kenya

Judith Chelangat lives in the Githima community of Nakuru, Kenya’s fourth largest city. The community suffers from poor sanitation, with the sewer network used in the centre of the city not reaching into the settlement.…

Expanding Access to Water and Sanitation in Maputo

Through the Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN), funded by The Coca-Cola Foundation, Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) has worked with Mozambique’s local water utility, called Águas da Região de Maputo (AdeM), and has been…
Hand washing with soap is a lifesaver

Hand washing with soap is a lifesaver

Handwashing with soap is a lifesaver. But soap isn’t always readily available – that’s why part of RAIN’s project in Liberia included training with WASH entrepreneurs. Now Esther Moye is a soap-maker, earning an income…
Working with Key Partners to improve WASH

Working with Key Partners to improve WASH

RAIN is working with key partners to improve WASH in vulnerable communities – one of the most critical frontline components of any effective response to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. WASH stands for Water,…

Driving WASH in Sierra Leone

To prevent the spread of the COVID19 virus in vulnerable communities, we are working with partners to drive WASH awareness. In Sierra Leone, we have impacted 5000 people through Catholic Relief Services in Freetown, one…