|Location||City, Country & Regions||Interests|
Planet Water Foundation
|Regions:||India, Penner River|
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
|Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)|
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
|Leaving No One Behind|
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Project Type:||Collective Action|
|Start & End Dates:||Dec. 2016 » Ongoing|
The project was deployed in a Government Higher Secondary School near Vellore, a couple of hours from Chennai, India. The project was a collaboration between Planet Water Foundation and Cole Haan as well as Cole Haan's local supplier companies. Before the AquaTower, there was no supply of treated water at the school and students consumed contaminated well water directly without any type of filtration or boiling. To address this issue, Planet Water, together with ...
Through this project, Cole Haan and Planet Water were able to achieve the following outcomes: • Provide access to clean, safe drinking water and availability of handwashing stations for up to 1,000 people per day, including the 365 students from the participating school and the surrounding community; • Increase awareness and knowledge of water-health and hygiene topics, as well as capacity and self-efficacy for implementing education program, for 23 teachers; • Increase...
Planet Water Foundation is a US based, non-profit organization focused on bringing clean water to the world's most disadvantaged communities through the installation of community-based water filtration systems and the deployment of hygiene education programs. Planet Water projects are focused ... Learn More
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