World Vision's Approach to Community Engagement for Sustainable Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Projects
World Vision Staff May 10, 2016 5:08:44 PM

Studies have shown that over 30-50% of water points provided in the developing world fail between 2 and 5 years following implementation. Many times these water points fail at the community level when the community...

Progress on Sanitation and Drinking Water: 2015 Update and MDG Assessment
World Vision Staff Mar 21, 2016 11:13:28 AM

In 2000 the Member States of the United Nations signed the Millennium Declaration, which later gave rise to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Goal 7, to ensure environmental sustainability, included a target...

Understanding handpump sustainability: Determinants of rural water source functionality in the Greater Afram Plains region of Ghana
World Vision Staff Mar 21, 2016 10:45:59 AM

Water continues to flow from World Vision water points because of our integrated community engagement model. One of the premier academic groups in water research, the University of North Carolina Water Institute,...