Water & Sanitation Innovative ways to improve access to basic human needs
We protect nature. We learn from nature. But we are not collaborating with nature to solve the greatest challenges a human generation has ever faced.
How nonprofits and their funders can turn unexpected roadblocks into opportunities.
Arghyam, a grantmaking foundation, takes a data-driven approach to helping transform India’s water and sanitation systems.
A project undertaken by Indian NGO Gram Vikas shows how efforts to solve a particular social problem can have a far reaching impact on an entire social system.
Sewage treatment systems are being built that are simpler and less expensive.
The Aga Khan Development Network is empowering communities.
Gramalaya combines community mobilization with education and microfinance.
MHT helped launch a community-driven initiative to improve sanitation.
Microfinance for water and sanitation enables people to find their own solutions.
Social enterprises in India are using restorative and regenerative, circular economy principles to address the deep-seated sustainable development challenges.
A model of social entrepreneurship focused on market-based solutions and profit is threatening to crowd out more collaborative approaches.