Completed Projects

As these ladies pose in front of a new toilet block, their vessels full of safe water from the newly installed pump in Aminbazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, we are reminded that access to water has the power to change someone's life. Now, rather than spending hours per day walking and waiting to collect it, these women have time to practice a trade, earn a living, or even attend school for the first time. Furthermore, the new toilets offer protection from physical harm and disease. Learn more about how the water and sanitation crises effect women.

Capital: Dhaka
Population of 160 million
20 million lack access to safe water
63 million lack access to improved sanitation
77% of the total population lives on less than US$2 per day