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Central America Trip Report – Part 2 – Nicaragua

Central America Trip Report – Part 2 – Nicaragua

A representative for Global Water, Kathleen, recently visited Guatemala and Nicaragua to conduct site visits to WASH projects, including documentation of constructed facilities, meeting with community members and discussion of project outcomes and planning proposed future projects.  Here are some notes and pictures from her trip:   Part 2 – Nicaragua: After arriving in Managua, […]

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Central America Trip Report – Part 1 – Guatemala

Central America Trip Report – Part 1 – Guatemala

A representative for Global Water, Kathleen, recently visited Guatemala and Nicaragua to conduct site visits to WASH projects, including documentation of constructed facilities, meeting with community members and discussion of project outcomes and planning proposed future projects.  Here are some notes and pictures from her trip:   Part 1 – Guatemala: After flying into Guatemala […]

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Happy World Toilet Day!

Happy World Toilet Day!

Quotes from U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon during an interview about World Toilet Day with Time World: “We must break the taboos and make sanitation for all a global development priority” “Each year, more than 800,000 children under 5 die from diarrhea, many due to poor sanitation” “Sanitation is central to human and environmental health. It is […]

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Happy Global Handwashing Day!

Happy Global Handwashing Day!

  Global Water builds handwashing stations for schools in Central America.  To celebrate Global Handwashing Day (Oct 15), we would like to tell you about our efforts in Guatemala: The Healthy Schools Program has developed over the years informally between Global Water, a local Guatemalan non-governmental organization (NGO), and Peace Corps volunteers.  This initiative is a […]

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On the Water for Clean Water!

On the Water for Clean Water!

Hello Water Enthusiasts, Global Water would like to partner with YOU for the “On the Water for Clean Water” Fundraising Program to help spread awareness of humanitarian water issues and raise funds for water and sanitation/hygiene projects for rural communities and schools in developing countries. We all enjoy water-related activities (surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding, canoeing, […]

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2012 Projects Report

2012 Projects Report

Here is our 2012 Projects Report that provides details on all our projects funded in 2012.  Its a great way to see what type of projects we are involved with and the best part are all the photos… so you can see where the projects were and who was helped.   2012 Report  

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Happy World Water Day!

Happy World Water Day!

  I hope you are having a great World Water Day today!  Water, as we know is our most basic necessity.  Without it, there is no life.  And yet so many people around the world do not have clean water, resulting in much illness and struggle.  Quality and Access are the two big challenges that […]

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A Talk with the Hernandez Family

A Talk with the Hernandez Family

The Hernández family lives in a one-room brick home with a tile roof and dirt floor. It is simple and clean. The nearest water is a creek 2 kilometers away and until recently, no one in the community had a bathroom. In partnership with El Porvenir and Global Water, the Hernández family and other members […]

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Tampa Bay Times – News Article on Global Water Well in Tanzania

Tampa Bay Times – News Article on Global Water Well in Tanzania

Global Water partnered with Brooksville Elementary School to drill a well in Tanzania at the Nyathorogo School.  Now the 500 students and 1,000 families that live in the area have access to clean water! Check out the News Article below: http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/brooksville-elementary-students-help-pay-for-well-in-tanzania/1275920

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Welcome to our New Website!

Welcome to our New Website!

We are very excited to present to you our brand new website for Global Water! I hope this website will allow us to better communicate our current efforts in clean water and sanitation and show the positive effect that our projects have had around the world.  Enjoy viewing all the photos too because they really […]

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