Indonesia Water & Sanitation Solutions: Recent Posts

Residents of Mount Tumpeng see the benefits of piped safe water

Before PDAM Batang provided piped water to the residents of Mount Tumpeng, Malekah, Sumiyati, and Sungkono used to plan their days around collecting water.

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A favorite place

With Toilet Credit, Hayati’s House Now Becomes the Favorite Holiday Place for Her Grandchildren and In Laws

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Aisyah

Meet Aisyah. Empowered with access to safe water at home, she changed her own world.

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Being poor costs more than you think

To start the new year, let's celebrate how together, we gave one woman an opportunity to turn her own fresh start into financial independence.

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What you've made possible

You have empowered millions of moms like Lyos to provide their families with access to safe water – and so much more.

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These hands

These hands have tended a garden, raised children, and cared for a dying husband. All the while, these hands have hauled bucket after heavy bucket of water every day, for many years.

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IKEA Foundation commits $13.9M to expand WaterCredit

(Kansas City, March 22, 2016) – IKEA Foundation today, World Water Day, announced a new grant to Water.org to expand efforts to provide safe water and sanitation to one million people in India and Indonesia. IKEA Foundation is committing $13.9 million to Water.org to expand its WaterCredit model, helping families ... More »

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Water gives Sumy joy.

Sumy's favorite photograph hangs, framed, on a wall in her Indonesian home. It's her favorite photograph, because it's a picture of her five-year-old daughter Fitri smiling, all dressed up for her first day of school.

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Water and birthdays

We love sharing the stories of those whose lives have been transformed through access to safe water and sanitation. From the #StoriesWeLove, this week we are pleased to share the story of Iyos. Through Water.org, Iyos and her growing family now have access to safe water at home. This means ... More »

Rumyati's blue cart
Rumyati's blue cart

To the casual observer, this tired, old cart may seem useless, its paint chipping, and its axels beginning to rust. When Rumyati looks at it, though, she sees the vehicle which brought her family out of poverty and into a better life, overflowing with safe water.

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Water Gives Muminah Hope: The Indonesian Water Crisis

Thank you. Together with your support, Water.org has reached more than 3.75 million people around the world with safe water and sanitation. One of them is Mu'minah.

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Water gives Anah & Anisa joy

Anah gave her daughter Anisa the gift of safe water, and water gave Anisa a future – a chance to change the world.

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