To launch the WaterStarters foundation, two pilot projects have been provisioned in Kajiado County in Kenya.


The work is due to take place in Summer/Autumn 2019. As well as kick starting our mission to bring clean, safe drinking water to rural Kenyan communities, these projects will provide recommendations for improvements and upscaling.

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Kashu
Status : Completed
 location : Kenya  Type : Borehole refurbishment

  • Their existing diesel powered borehole was built in 1969
  • It serves a community of 2000 people, with 3000 cows
  • People from other communities walk 8 - 10 kilometres to the borehole
  • Wild animals also visit the borehole (elephants, wild beast, Gazelle etc.)
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Ole Nina
Status : Completed
 location : Kenya  Type : New borehole installation

  • They have no access to water
  • The closest borehole is 6 km walk away - women walk 3 times a day there and back
  • Ole Nina is a community of approximately 500 people
  • Many surrounding villages would also use the water if a borehole was installed

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