Making connections. Empowering communities. Changing lives.
Our mission is to connect volunteer professionals and partners with communities in developing countries to improve water, sanitation, and hygiene resources for the benefit of those communities and the environment.
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General Info & Impact Materials
Articles of Interest
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: Vatican, Catholic Health Care Take Leadership Roles in ‘WASH’ Work – by Susan K. Barnett, Faiths for Safe Water (Fall 2021)
Vatican’s Water Initiative in Health Care Facilities is an Investment in Life – by Sister Mary Louise Stubbs, Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (Apr 2021)
2020 WASH in Healthcare Facilities Trailblazers Booklet (Second Edition) – Global Water 2020 (Dec 2020)
Nonprofit’s Mission is to Make Clean Water, Sanitation Available in Latin America – by Ollie Reed Jr., ABQ Journal (Dec 2018)
The Hospital in Chiapas Where the Indigenous People Pay with Oranges, Coffee and Corn – The Mazatlan Post (Aug 2018)
WWTP Training Videos (Spanish)
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1.5 Cajas de Secado de Lodo Activado
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Water & Health
Since 2002, WEFTA has been connecting donors, engineers, and communities in Latin America and Africa, all with the common goal of ensuring access to clean drinking water for everyone.
Sanitation & Environment
WEFTA engineers help facilitate community dialog leading to solutions for inadequate sewage treatment, and its environmental impacts.
Development & Sustainability
WEFTA volunteers work with the communities we partner with to develop the local skills needed to maintain and manage the water and wastewater systems constructed.