Tag: Rainwater Harvesting

Marilynn Holguín Clover

Design and Co-Creation Can Build Peace in War-Torn Colombian Communities

September 13, 2019

One underlying factor in Colombia’s civil war that is not often mentioned is infrastructure. There is a lack of...

Riley Mulhern

Harvesting Rainwater? Test for Arsenic

June 25, 2019

In communities around the world, rain may be one of the few safe options for drinking water. Far from...

Nadim Khandaker

A Forgotten Public Health Crisis

May 29, 2019

They called it the Devil’s water, but we convinced them otherwise. United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and other international...

Harsh Vyas

Ferrocement is the obvious choice for water tanks in rural India

December 4, 2018

I recently visited a village called Fulzar in the Jasdan District of Gujarat, India, where I saw the advantages...

Katherine Oakes

Tips for Building a Rainwater Catchment System

September 26, 2015

A rainwater catchment system can provide water to the world’s under-served communities where the supply can be limited. It...

Rob Goodier

Help improve rainwater cisterns on Indian farms

August 5, 2011

Monsoon rains in Melva, a village in the northwestern Indian desert, are watering crops and, for the first time,...


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