Postcards from the Field

Search

Select a Date Range
Shah Bano is using the newly installed piped water system to fill the tank in her rural village in Pakistan

From nightly walks to fetch water to solar-powered piped water to her home

Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2022 04:36 PM

“After years of suffering, it is so hard to believe that I have water available at home," says Shah Bano, "I do not have to go out of the house at night to fetch water...

Two young children pumping water into a bucket from the community water point on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu

Strengthening drinking water safety and security in Vanuatu: lessons from Fiji and Solomon Islands

Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2022 03:55 PM

Two young children pumping water into a bucket from the community water point on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu (International WaterCentre / Regina Souter)

 

Through...

A cambodian family stand proudly in front of their successful latrine business, a wife, husband and their two children, a boy and girl

Mrs Von Somaly, proud latrine business owner and change-maker in her community

Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2022 01:00 PM

Mrs Van Somaly, with her husband Mr. Ngy Bora and their children are proud of the latrine business they have grown in Cambodia (iDE / Tyler Kozole)

 

WOMAN-led...

Jacinta is a Verahue village water champion, pictured here outdoors on a sunny day as she assists Plan staff to take water samples from the community tap stand

Meet Jacinta, Verahue village's water champion!

Posted on Wednesday, March 02, 2022 12:42 PM

Jacinta assists new times new targets staff collect water samples for testing from a tap in Verahue Village (Plan International Australia)

 

Women in Solomon...

Ms Dep is a Vietnamese woman wearing a traditional conical farming hat, she is featured with a colose up face shot, she is looking calmly into the distance

The role of local-led innovations in WASH sector adaptation to climate

Posted on Tuesday, March 01, 2022 04:24 PM

"My idea came to me out of my concern for the devastating consequences of climate change in my hometown," says Ms Do Thi Dep.

 

Ms Dep is President of the...

Contact Us