NEWS Wishing you a summer of many sunny stories As the summer holidays are approaching in Sweden we can look back at a semester filled with ups and downs. Most of all the war on Ukraine has affected and is still affecting, us all on a personal, national and global level. Among the positive things, […]
NEWS Water and Wheat – the cost of conflict and its effects in Kenya Ongoing climate change has affected large parts of East Africa and in particular, people who already lived on scarce resources. This in combination with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has devastating consequences for millions of people. The acute shortage faced today in […]
Safe, Affordable Water for Children Creates Better Health SOLVATTEN NEWS Mothers Bear the Responsibility Mwana Lima is a single mother of four; one of which was born with a disability. She lives in a small village in Kwale County in Southern Kenya. Her village lies on a thin, coral layer just above sea level. Sanitation […]
Clean Water, Improved Hygiene and Better Learning SOLVATTEN NEWS “The teachers together with the class president are in charge of operating Solvatten and it is working very well. There are no stomach aches and the students hygiene habits, like washing hands have improved now thanks to Solvatten” says Nairobi primary school founder and principal Douglas […]
The Kenyan branch of the international Soroptimist network introducing Solvatten in Kakamega, Kenya. With special thanks to the Swedish Soroptimist organization.
FIELD TRIP WITH SOLVATTEN WSP employees and Solvatten team WSP have sponsored Solvatten since 2010. Now Solvatten is a showcase for WSP for how design can adress the issue of access to safe and hot water at home – in a portable and environmentally friendly way. WSPs employes have been participating in a lottery to […]