• The Saviour Chefs

    Three renowned chefs – Chef Saransh Goila, Chef Harpal Singh and Chef Pankaj Bhadouria have set out to save lives by spreading the life-saving recipe of handwashing. A mission that needs your whole-hearted support and donations.

  • Run for Water

    Join WaterAid India’s - The Blue Mile - first of its kind, Run for Water – focusing on sensitising people about the struggles of millions of people to access water everyday.

  • Stepping up for Climate Change

    From more unpaid labour to having to wash with floodwater while menstruating, women are disproportionately affected by climate change & lack of clean water.

  • Water conservation fee: improving or increasing the crisis?

    WaterAid India's Nirma Bora reviews the recently launched revised guidelines for groundwater extraction.

  • Hygiene Matters

    A majority of nutrition interventions in India centre on nourishing children. To sustain these important nutritional benefits, interventions must incorporate attention to hygiene behaviours.

A lack of safe water, adequate sanitation and good hygiene practices is directly linked to fatal diseases and conditions such as cholera and diarrhoea.

What we do

Our mission is to transform the lives of the poorest and most marginalised people by improving access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene.

Our impact

Our programs serve a wide range of communities, from those living in remote rural villages to small towns to slums in major cities including New Delhi, Hyderabad and Bhopal.

Toilet fact

44 per cent of the total population in India still defecate in the open.

Open defecation causes chronic diarrhoea that leads to stunting.