Evidence Action is proud to announce that we are now officially registered under South Pole Carbon’s International Water Purification Programme to generate carbon credits for Dispensers for Safe Water in Uganda. The project in Uganda will be jointly registered with the Gold Standard Foundation, meaning that it meets the highest standards of sustainable development for the communities in which we work. Dispensers for Safe Water, one of Evidence Action’s flagship programs operating in Kenya, Uganda, and Malawi, reduces the need to burn fossil fuels as a means of boiling drinking water. Instead, people are able to purify their water with the simple and effective addition of a small amount of chlorine directly at the water source.
Continue Reading Announcing a Big Milestone: Carbon Credits for Dispensers for Safe Water in Uganda Approved
Alix Zwane remarks at US Tech H2.0, a US World Water Day event, and reflected on the history of the dispensers program. Here are her remarks.
Continue Reading World Water Day 2014