women for water is leveraging the network, expertise, and impact to date, of Global Water Challenge and its partners to scale support for women through water.
By 2030 women for water will support the empowerment of women and girls across 10,000 communities in Sub-Saharan Africa through water, sanitation, hygiene and life skills.
Your support can scale-up this life-changing impact – today.

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women for water is leveraging the network, expertise, and impact to date, of Global Water Challenge and its partners to scale support for women through water.

Your support can scale-up this life changing impact – today.

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Improved water access supports women’s empowerment and transformation of their communities in the following areas:

health


education


time saving


leadership

+ skills

nutrition


income


safety + security


shift roles

+ norms

health


education


time saving


leadership

+skills


nutrition


income


safety + security


shift roles

+ norms

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This is how women for water mobilizes collective action to deliver programs that empower women who need it most.

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We address
barriers directly:
prioritizing the
need for improved
gender equality
and water access

We scale-up
what works:
pairing
complementary
activities and
promoting
sustainability
through partnerships

We innovate:
supporting top-tier
implementers with
innovation based
on cultural context
and gender
norm analysis

This is how women for water mobilizes collective action to deliver programs that empower women who need it most.

We address barriers directly: prioritizing the need for improved gender equality and water access

We scale-up what works: pairing complementary activities and promoting sustainability through partnerships

We Innovate: supporting top-tier implementers with innovation based on cultural context and gender norm analysis

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Here’s how you can directly help empower women and be a part of shifting gender norms:

get informed

Know about the issue and our programs

get giving

Donate and help women access clean water

get sharing

Engage your networks and spread the word

get partnering

Get your brand and company involved
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Learn more about how you can get involved to advance empowerment for women through water in each of these areas:

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Here’s how you can directly help empower women and be a part of shifting gender norms:

get informed

Know about the issue and our programs

get giving

Donate and help women access clean water

get sharing

Engage your networks and spread the word

get partnering

Get your brand and company involved
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Learn more about how you can get involved to advance empowerment for women through water in each of these areas:

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