Sanitation saves lives
Poor sanitation continues to kill more people than HIV/AIDS, malaria and measles combined.
This global problem is the least publicised (after all, who likes talking about toilets?) and yet sanitation can change people's lives forever. That's why we always put it first.
We work in some of the poorest parts of the world building life-saving eco-toilets.
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New Ecosan toilets at Chandra Middle School, India
We are delighted to announce the ecosan annex block at Chandra Middle School is now complete. At Wherever the Need we believe that sanitation should come first, because the only sustainable way ...
We are changing!
Wherever the Need is changing! More information March 22nd 2016. We work in some of the poorest parts of the world building life-saving eco-toilets, clean water and livelihoods systems. Our ...
Monkton Combe School raise money for school ecosan
Huge thank you to Carrie Morley, all the students and especially the charity committee (Jed, Sofya, Harry, Eddy and Billy) at Monkton Combe School, near Bath. We are delighted to announce ...
We value our volunteers – Mary Stansfeld
Mary Stansfeld has recently retired after a 30 year career with the British Council (The British Council is a registered charity specialising in international educational and cultural opportunities). Mary has travelled ...
We value our volunteers – Caroline Biebuyck
Caroline Biebuyck walked her way into volunteering for Wherever the Need after a chance meeting with Andy Barrs, our co-founder, some 4 1/2 years ago, while out walking her dogs in ...