Water for People$500,000 through June, 2013
to map and create real-time monitoring of water programs in West Africa using the Field Level Operations Watch (FLOW) mobile-based and Google technologies.
WaterAid America, Inc.$4,500,000 through March, 2014
to support water and sanitation programs in West Africa.
Water and Sanitation for Africa$1,500,000 through March, 2013
to assess the functionality and impact of Conrad N. Hilton Foundation-funded projects, and develop guidelines for long-term sustainability of current and future Water, Sanitation and Hygiene projects in Africa.
World Vision$3,200,000 through September, 2011
to provide a bridge grant to continue the Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene program in Ghana, Mali, and Niger, including subgrants to the Desert Research Institute, Messiah College, and Pure Home Water.
Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment and Security$300,000 through December, 2012
to support the piloting and implementation of a Decision-Making Support Tool for Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene.
Water.Org Inc.$500,000 through December, 2011
to further develop and enhance the advocacy platform created by Water Advocates that (i) increases the awareness of the global water, sanitation, and hygiene crisis and (ii) increases resources and its effectiveness to address the crisis.
Millennium Water Alliance$822,000 through March, 2012
to support continued implementation of water, sanitation and hygiene programming in Ethiopia; and, coordination and review of the Millennium Water Program.
Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (India)$1,087,000 through December, 2015
towards implementing the Coastal Area Development Program, a collaboration with the Coastal Salinity Prevention Cell, the Sir Ratan Tata Trust, the Government of Gujarat, and local communities.
Alternativas$1,500,000 through May, 2012
to implement Phase IV of the Water Forever Program.
WaterAid America, Inc.$3,000,000 through March, 2011
to support a Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Education Program in West Africa in partnership with UNICEF.
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This amount represents grantmaking within our Avoidable Blindness program
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- Avoidable Blindness
- Catholic Sisters
- Global Early Childhood Development
- Foster Youth
- Opportunity Youth
- Hilton Humanitarian Prize
- Safe Water
- Substance Use Prevention
- Disaster Relief & Recovery
- Equity Fund
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