Safe Water Network$5,000,000 through August, 2021
to develop a market for small water enterprises (SWEs) in Ghana.
PATH$1,500,000 through May, 2019
to advance the development of a commercially viable on-site chlorine generator (SE-Flow) for drinking water treatment and infection prevention and control (IPC) in low-resource health facilities, schools, and communities.
PATH$50,000 through October, 2016
to build and field test six chlorine generators in low-resource health facilities and community-based settings for drinking water treatment and infection prevention and control.
One Drop Foundation, Inc.$1,500,000 through December, 2018
to support an innovative pilot program that serves to improve access to safe water in Burkina Faso.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$350,000 through December, 2016
to support the continuation of the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) component of the Safe Water Strategic Initiative.
WaterCredit Investment Fund 1, LLC$1,000,000 through September, 2022
to make a program related investment (PRI) over seven years in the WaterCredit Investment Fund for loans to microfinance institutions in India to invest in WASH infrastructure.
Candid$180,000 through December, 2016
to continue maintaining the Washfunders.org site, with a focus on the site review and refresh, blog and funding map, search engine optimization, communications and social media, and to explore partnership options for managing the site.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$250,000 through December, 2015
to support the continuation of the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning component of the Safe Water Strategic Initiative by the Water Institute.
Stichting Akvo$750,000 through February, 2017
to support the development of a dashboard that can provide visualizations of geo-referenced data in real time, to report a diverse set of impact and performance indicators.
National Foundation for the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Inc.$100,000 through January, 2017
to support research on the use of the Compartment Bag Test, which will provide reliable water quality data in low-resource field settings.
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