Queues for water were a common feature during our visit in February, but are notably absent now in the wet season.

26 September 2016

Where will you get your water today?

Back from a trip to the small town of Wukro in Ethiopia, Katrina Charles reflects on the changes in the way people access and use water, from dry to wet season.

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15 September 2016

Quenching thirst for data in rural Kenya

Decision-makers responsible for water provision in rural Kenya are in dire need of information about existing infrastructure. A Water Audit methodology is piloted in Kitui County.

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Community river monitoring in Dangila woreda, Ethopia © D. Walker, Newcastle University

5 September 2016

Data farming – how Ethiopian farmers harvest data to help their crops

Citizen science empowers local communities to better understand and manage their water resources.

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UK Department for International Development Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

'Access to water is a defining challenge for the 21st century. The UK has already helped 43 million people to access clean water, but there is far more to be done.'

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