Friday, 3 July 2009

#15 Water point mapping in Tanzania

Smiling young girl at a water point in Tanzania Credit: WaterAid / Marco Betti

In 2002 WaterAid began an innovative mapping project in Malawi which so successful that the approach has spread to other countries in the region. Find out more about how mapping is being used in Tanzania to ensure the equal distribution of water points.

Download WaterAid's water point mapping in Tanzania podcast MP3, 8Mb, 8mins

Friday, 20 March 2009

#14: World Water Day 2009

A mother and her son in Malawi Photo credit: WaterAid / Layton Thompson


This Mothering Sunday falls on 22 March, United Nations World Water Day, a day to highlight and raise awareness about the global water and sanitation crisis. Listen to our World Water Day podcast to find out more.

Download our World Water Day 2009 podcast MP3, 5Mb, 5mins

Wednesday, 19 November 2008

#13 World Toilet Day 2008

Ada Williams, WaterAid's Learning Coordinator for Sanitation in West Africa

19 November is World Toilet Day – a day to celebrate the humble, yet vitally important, toilet and to raise awareness of the global sanitation crisis. Ada Williams, WaterAid's Learning Coordinator for Sanitation in West Africa, explores the issues.



Download our World Toilet Day 2008 podcast MP3, 10Mb, 11mins

Thursday, 18 September 2008

#12: WaterAid's work in Madagascar

WaterAid's Country representative in Madagascar, Lucky Lowe

WaterAid's Country representative in Madagascar, Lucky Lowe, talks about our work in the country - from using puppets shows and drama to break down sanitation taboos at community level to influencing key decision makers at policy level.



Listen to WaterAid's work in Madagascar podcast MP3, 11Mb, 12mins

Friday, 22 August 2008

#11: Voicing water and sanitation

Aline Ou├ędraogo, from WaterAid in Burkina Faso, discusses how they helped set up of the Civil Society Network which acts as the public's voice on issues of water and sanitation, and the use of theatre in broaching the taboo subject of sanitation and hygiene.


Listen to Voicing water and sanitation MP3, 9Mb, 10mins

Tuesday, 15 July 2008

#10: WaterAid's work with children - part 2

Lydia Zigomo, WaterAid's Head of Region - East Africa, explores the problems a lack of clean water and sanitation pose to children and how WaterAid works with them to improve their situation.


Listen to Part 2, MP3, 6.5Mb, 6.5 mins

#10: WaterAid's work with children - part 1

Lydia Zigomo, WaterAid's Head of Region - East Africa, explores the problems a lack of clean water and sanitation pose to children and how WaterAid works with them to improve their situation.


Listen to Part 1, MP3, 8Mb, 8mins