March 17, 2013 | By safewatertrust | No Comments
Read the latest news from The Safe Water Trust, March 2013.
We now have Aquafilters in more than 20 countries and with the help from our many partners, 1000s more people have access to clean drinking water.
Some important projects are underway in Somalia, Rwanda, Kenya and India; for more in...
September 25, 2012 | By safewatertrust | No Comments
Please see our latest newsletter for updates about ongoing projects and the many charities and people helping to provide clean drinking water for families and communities in Gambia, Rwanda, DRC, Ghana, India, Somalia, Honduras and Zambia. We are very pleased to tell you that some of our older Aqua...
April 3, 2012 | By safewatertrust | No Comments
We have recently returned from a very successful visit to Rwanda. At the invitation of Rob Hoy of the Littlestone Trust, we visited their Rain Water Harvesting Schemes where our Aquafilters are being used to clean the stored water.
Another of our visits was to a clinic just outside the capital K...
December 18, 2011 | By safewatertrust | No Comments
In this newsletter we are delighted to welcome you to our new website: www.safewatertrust.com and to our new facebook page: Aquafilter (places not groups). Both of these mean we can keep everyone up to date about projects and developments. Our website has a m...
July 15, 2011 | By admin | No Comments
Recently we have been laying the foundations for future expansion and building and dispatching filters.
Three volunteers are doing a fantastic job building 24 Aquafilter Communities every month in a free area of factory space. Since January, 62 Aquafilter Communities have been sent to Aquabox, wh...
June 15, 2011 | By admin | No Comments
We now have nearly 70 Aquafilter Communities and 30 Aquafilter Families in the field producing safe water for over 5,000 people.
For both the Aquafilter Community and Aquafilter Family we now have moulded parts. This makes the filters look more professional and quicker to assemble.
At the end ...
November 4, 2010 | By admin | No Comments
5 Aquafilter Community filters have been sent to help the hurricane victims in St Lucia.
They were flown ut at no coast on a Virgin flight and will be distributed by the local Rotary Club
Next week 6 more Aquafilter Communities will be sent to Pakistan through Feed the Children. This brings th...
May 7, 2010 | By admin | No Comments
In May we returned to Gambia for the third time. We evaluated the Aquafilters that had been in continual use, some for a year and some for 6 months. Again we tested the water for faecal coliforms. It was the end of the dry season the wells were very low and some had dried...
November 1, 2009 | By admin | No Comments
This is our first newsletter to keep you up to date with developments on both the Aquafilter and Aquabox.
The Safe Water Trust is developing a new water purifying system using membrane technology and a hand pump, and is using Gambia as the main test site. We left two Aquafilter C...