GRIFAID BLOG

August 31, 2018

Floods in India - 10 Grifaid Community Filters will soon be on their way to Kerala to provide safe drinking water for 5,000+ people. Thank you to everyone at Aquabox for funding and organising this.

June 16, 2016

MSF are using a multi-pronged approach to combat cholera and other water-borne diseases in the Lake Chilwa region of Malawi.

"Water, water, every where,
Nor any drop to drink." - Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Lake Chilwa is a vast expanse of water. In fact, it is Malawi's second...

June 16, 2016

Our latest demonstration video is now online!

This video demonstrates how to use the Grifaid® Community Filter to make biologically contaminated water safe to drink.

The Grifaid® Community filter is designed for schools, villages, health care centres and communities. It filter...

May 18, 2016

As part of an already well established project being executed by Save the Children, Grifaid® and Save the Children are sending 216 Grifaid® Family Filters to Senegal.

In the central regions of the country such as Fatick the likelihood that a child will die before the age of...

September 14, 2015

 

 

In the past two years Aquabox has sent 3,422 family Aquabox Golds and 143 GrifAid® Community water filters to people in need in Syria. As over 60 items of humanitarian aid go into each Aquabox Gold, this means that we have sent over 200,000 aid items. The water filters sen...

June 30, 2015

 

 

This is the fifth and final in our series of case studies showing the needs of IDP's in Iraq. The text and images that follow are extracts from a report prepared by Ciara Noone the ACTED WASH Program Manager responsible for the region:

 

5. Old warehouse, Shakil, Al Sumood,...

June 29, 2015

 

 

 

This is the fourth in our series of case studies showing the needs of IDP's in Iraq. The text and images that follow are extracts from a report prepared by Ciara Noone the ACTED WASH Program Manager responsible for the region:

 

4. Unfinished building, Shakh Langer, Ku...

June 26, 2015

 

 

 

 

This is the third in our series of case studies showing the needs of IDP's in Iraq. The text and images that follow are extracts from a report prepared by Ciara Noone the ACTED WASH Program Manager responsible for the region:

 

3. Old neglected school, City Centre, Ku...