Story of a Sand Dam

In the semi-arid area of Makueni County in Kenya, Just a Drop works with community self-help groups to build sand dams, which provide a natural and sustainable solution to capturing the biannual rains that fall so quickly and heavily that very little water is captured captured for drinking, washing, or other needs. View our photostory of the Kwa Voki community's sand dam here.Read more

Just a Drop's Spring Highlights

We've been busy bringing safe water, sanitation and hygiene education to communities this spring - here are our highlights!Read more

Fulrani's Story

Fulrani lives in Patna Village, India, with her family. Fulrani used to walk for 6 hours a day to collect water from the nearest river. A pump tower and piped water system in the village now brings water directly to her home and has made a huge difference to her life.Read more

World Water Day 2018

Get involved and make a difference this World Water Day, 22 March, by fundraising to support 400 children at Kithangaini Primary School in Kenya with life transforming safe water. Check out some of our fundraising ideas and let us know what you decide to do! Post, tweet and share your pics with the hashtags #JustaDropWWD and #WorldWaterDay and remember to tag us @Just_a_DropRead more

International Women's Day 2018

It's International Women's Day on 8 March and this year it's time to #PressforProgress and work together to accelerate gender parity. Just a Drop Founder Fiona Jeffery OBE discusses why safe water and sanitation are essential to progressing gender parity, and we hear from inspiring women across our projects.Read more

Secret Lives Exposed

Just a Drop's annual lecture for 2018, 'Secret Lives Exposed: If Walls Could Talk', saw acclaimed authors and historians Sarah Dunant, Bettany Hughes and Suzannah Lipscomb join us - together with an audience who had braved a freezing, snow-covered London - to reveal history's secret stories and hidden lives, for our fifth annual lecture at the Royal Geographical Society, on 1 March 2018.Read more

Agnes Wasswa's Story

Hear from Agnes Wasswa, a member of Zabuliwo Women’s Group in Uganda, as to how an income generating loan has completely changed her life.Read more

Just a Drop Statement on Safeguarding

Just a Drop strives to work to the highest possible standards. We are all disappointed at the news that the behaviour of some aid workers working for other organisations fell short of these standards, behaviour which we feel undermines the life changing work delivered by the sector. Just a Drop has a strictly enforced series of policies and a culture which ensures that inappropriate behaviour is not tolerated.Read more

Portrait of a Kenyan School

For children at Kilili Primary School in Makueni County, Kenya, life is joyful. Like children everywhere, they enjoy playing with their friends and learning at school. However, life in this particularly arid area of Kenya doesn't come without its challenges. Water is scarce, and often contaminated. Just a Drop has recently brought life changing safe water to the school. View our photoessay here.Read more

Just a Drop's Highlights of 2017

We've been busy this year bringing safe water, sanitation and hygiene to over 80,000 people across Africa, Asia and Latin America - here are our highlights of 2017.Read more

Derek Warburton, USA Goodwill Ambassador

Just a Drop's USA Goodwill Ambassador Derek Warburton has visited our projects in Nicaragua, and continues to spread the word for us in the US about the need for clean water, for all.Read more

The Great Whisky Distillery Challenge

A record-breaking dash round 60 of Scotland’s distilleries gathered a unique whisky collection raffled for Just a Drop, which has raised £10,755, which can support a whole community in Zambia with access to clean, safe water and sanitation.Read more