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Gifts of Water

Select the perfect gifts for your colleagues, friends or family members in celebration of the holidays! Giving a Gift of Water in lieu of material gifts demonstrates you support for the fight against global poverty and leaves a lasting legacy of health and development.

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Mother's Day

Would you give your children a glass of dirty water knowing that it contained harmful bacteria that could make them ill? Would you watch them go thirsty instead?

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Hilda with her son, Mozambique

One child is too many

Losing a child ought never to be a common place occurrence. But, shamefully it is. Far too many mothers throughout the developing world endure the pain of watching their children fall ill and die. Hilda knows the pain far too well.

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Nepal earthquake: dealing with the disaster May 1, 2015

On Saturday 25 April, a devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, killing over 6,000 people and leaving thousands more injured. WaterAid’s Technical Advisor for South Asia, Arjen Naafs, is currently in Nepal and leading WaterAid’s emergency response.

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Margaret Trudeau, WaterAid Canada's Honorary President