Water & Sanitation

Kenya: Half empty or half full?

Archive 21 Mar 2017 | Water & Sanitation

Access to water is improving in rural areas but declining in urban locations. At the same time, one in four rural Kenyans spend an hour or more collecting water.

Tanzania: Clean and Safe?

Archive 20 Mar 2017 | Water & Sanitation

There have not been large changes in the level of access to water, particularly in rural areas, over the past ten years.

Half empty or half full?

Archive 26 Nov 2015 | Water & Sanitation

Just over one out of three citizens (36%) has access to piped water. The majority of citizens rely on either wells (35%) or surface water (18%), which are generally less hygienic sources.

Money flows, water trickles

Archive 31 Mar 2014 | Water & Sanitation

Although five times more money has been invested in the water sector per person between 1999 / 2000 and 2011 / 2012 - there has been no increase in access to water over the same period. Sauti za Wananchi releases this and other recent findings on water in Tanzania.