Author Archives: Beth Llewellyn

We are ready for 2021

January 8th, 2021

A bad year can’t stop us, We’re going to keep pushing to bring safe water to more people

Wave goodbye to 2020

January 1st, 2021

We’ll all be glad to see the back of this year. But, amidst all the chaos and uncertainty of 2020 we managed to achieve so much. Thanks to you…

A new home for Hetler

December 21st, 2020

10-year-old Hetler recently moved with his family, but as 54% of peri-urban schools have no safe water what was he moving to?

Better loos for Lui School

November 18th, 2020

Toilets are more than just pipes and porcelain. Girls like Regina understand that more than most, as she’s spent much of her life without having access to one.

A glass half full (for half a million!)

August 19th, 2020

Village Water started with a good intention, a little local knowledge and a team of passionate people who wanted to make life better for their communities.

Water is our human right

July 29th, 2020

It’s ten years since the United Nations General Assembly formally recognized having safe and clean drinking water and sanitation as human rights, so how have things changed since then?

A social distanced marathon for water

July 15th, 2020

The cancellation of sporting events during COVID-19 lockdown didn’t stop two local supporters from raising money for Village Water.

Join the revoLOOtion

July 7th, 2020

In rural Zambia, 75% of people use a basic pit latrine or the open bush as a toilet. In Mozambique, access is even worse with 85% living without safely managed sanitation.*

Teams who work for themselves

April 28th, 2020

We believe in the sustainability of our work. Since 2012 Village Water has been training small entrepreneurial teams in the arts of manual drilling in Zambia.