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Hickstead and Southdowns Water Supporting the Fresh2o Schools Campaign

  With a big thanks to Hickstead, Southdowns Water and those of you who bought a bottle of the refreshing mineral water at the Hickstead Events in 2015, we are now about to help give clean water and sanitation and hygiene education to 5 schools in the Haute Matsiatra Region part of the Ambalavao District [...]

Borehole in Vatomitantana Village, Madagascar

Fresh2o supported the putting-in-place of a borehole, installed with hand-pump, in Vatomitantana village, Mitongoa neighbourhood (‘Fokontany’), Andrainjato est "commune" (Lalangina district, Haute Matsiatra region) as part of the 7 wells campaign. People in this area suffer from the drying-up of traditional water springs in the dry season (between August and November) and from bilharzia-infected waters. [...]

Drilling in Ambalakely

DIARY FOR BOREHOLE-DRILLING IN AMBALAKELY   This well was put in place in the Ambondrona Ampiringa village, neighbourhood (Fokontany) of Ambalabe Ateza, in the rural municipality of Ambalakely, Haute Matsiatra region. An association was created to ensure sustainable management of the infrastructure, named LOVASOA Association. It groups together beneficiaries of the well. Although the community [...]

Report of water filters project February 2015

With support from Fresh2o and donors, 85 water filters have now been provided to schools, a youth centre and to some of the most vulnerable households in project areas. For schools, these have been accompanied with 120 litre water containers and, for households, with 50 litre water containers. These were distributed between August and October [...]

Fresh2o’s impactful celebrity underwater images

Oscar winning photographer and founder of Fresh2o Candice was involved in a one of kind photoshoot involving A-list celebrities being photographed underwater to raise money for overseas fresh-water projects. Candice has already enjoyed an illustrious career as one of the fashion industry’s most sought after photographers, working for such illustrious publications as GQ and Harpers. [...]

Well Building & Hand-Pump Installation in Antanimenalava

  DIARY OF EVENTS OF WELL BUILDING & HAND-PUMP INSTALLATION IN ANTANIMENALAVA DONATED BY HIGHLANDER   The borehole was put in place in Antanimenalava village in the Fokontany (neighbourhood) of Fatakanina, East Andrainjato municipality, district of Lalangina in the region of Haute Matsiatra. This is one of the five boreholes put-in-place in the Fokontany of [...]

Pushing the Limits. Running with Fresh2o.

Extreme adventurer Sean Conway is preparing to embark on an extraordinary attempt to run the entire length of Great Britain, from John O’Groats to Land’s End, totally unsupported. The 34 year-old unconventional adventurer will cover nearly 1000 miles in just six weeks, in his bid to complete the last leg of the Ultimate British Triathlon. [...]

Boreholes in Andrainjato est Municipality, Madagascar

Fresh2o supported the installation of three boreholes, installed with hand-pumps, in the Fatakanina neighbourhood of Andrainjato Est muncipality (Lalangina district, Haute Matsiatra region) as part of the 7 wells campaign. These were the final three boreholes of from the campaign to be put in place. Andrainjato Est municipality was created in 2006 and its population’s [...]

Fresh2o Help to Build a further 3 Wells in Madagascar

Report from the front-line Fresh2o has supported the installation of three boreholes, installed with hand-pumps, in the Fatakanina neighbourhood of Andrainjato, Madagascar. These were the final three boreholes from the larger campaign that saw the creation of 7 wells across the area aimed at providing much needed clean drinking water to the local population. The [...]

WATER IS LIFE – Tanks in Uganda

March 2013 In 2012 fresh2o donated five water tanks to families living with HIV in Uganda. Water provision can be a challenge to those living with HIV and their caregivers. Culturally it’s a child’s job to fetch water for the family, with children in rural areas travelling long distances, with no guarantee that the water [...]