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We’re Just Back From Honduras

Agua Pura has just completed its 4th year in a row working in the mountains of Honduras, helping bring clean water to families in remote communities. It was gratifying to meet people again who told us that they still use the Water Purification Indicators (WAPIs) we gave them and that their families are still safe and healthy. WAPIs are very simple reusable devices that cost about a dollar and show

Agua Pura’s Part in the battle against cholera

Greetings from Port Au Prince! Here’s a quick letter to tell you about some of the exciting things we have been doing this last week. What started as a trip to visit and support our students has become much more interesting after we were asked to demonstrate our proven water testing methods to the World Bank. The bank is surveying a large area in Central Haiti in the area where

Greetings from Port Au Prince!

Here’s a quick letter to tell you about some of the exiting things we have been doing this last week.  What started as a trip to visit and support our students has became much more interesting after we were asked to demonstrate our proven water testing methods to the World Bank.  The bank is surveying a large area in Central Haiti in the area where the cholera epidemic started, and

Water Purifying Stove

For several years now Agua Pura has been working to help build a water purifier that can produce large quantities of clean water for communities to use and for emergencies. Now we’re getting close to having it ready to use and we want to show it to you! The stove was designed at InStove, a partner organization dedicated to making large, super-efficient wood stoves.  Their stoves use no electricity and

Agua Pura Is Heading to Haiti

Agua Pura along with partner organizations in Haiti have begun testing local water supplies in Haiti for contamination.    Finding E. coli in the drinking water means that it is contaminated with fecal material and possibly Cholera.  Thousands of people there have died of Cholera in the last few years, but with simple methods the cholera bacteria in the water can be killed. Agua Pura is working with Hovard Guerrier of