750 million people around the world lack access to safe water; that is approximately one in nine people. (WHO)
HHRD helps people gain access to clean water for daily consumption and irrigation purposes through construction and rehabilitation of water supply schemes.
Water For Life (WFL) & Water And Sanitation Hygiene (WASH) Programs of HHRD have improved access to clean drinking water for close to Half a Million persons between 2011 and 2015.
Most Common FAQ: How Long Does it Take for WFL / WASH Projects to be Completed?
Answer: Since water projects have certain specifications requiring the approval of various government agencies, it typically takes 6 to 15 months for water projects to be completed following your valuable donation. During this time, you are most welcome to call or text at +1 (832) 275-0786 to ask for updates. We aim to complete the projects in the best possible and sustainable manner, and then provide a final formal completion report.
|1. Discover water sources: shortage or absent
|2. Improve access to clean drinking water
|3. Prevent water borne diseases
|4. Raise awareness of proper sanitation and hygiene practices
|5. Construct proper sanitation amenities
Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH):
Water borne diseases are rampant in areas where there are limited reserves and improper hygiene conditions. Improving access to safe drinking water, and making the habitation and environment cleaner is of paramount interest to each and every human being. Through donations to WASH we are able to:
|- Provide basic hygiene and health education sessions
|- Distribute hygiene kits
|- Maintain water sanitation standards
|- Install water purification systems
|- Install safe household and public latrines
Water for Life
WFL improves access to clean drinking water through installation of hand pumps, water filtration plants, construction of tube-wells, water wells, water storage tanks, and water supply schemes to meet basic and livelihood needs.