Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Elephant Pump

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Since 1998, we have provided over 1.35 million people with access to water by training local communities to build water pumps in rural Malawi. The same Elephant Pump that launched our work 18 years ago, continues to be a core part of our rural water supply project at Pump Aid today. Our trusty Elephant Pump […]

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Tackling food insecurity by supporting local farmers

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Malawi is facing a severe food crisis with more than 6.5 million people (40% of the population) expected to be food insecure in 2016/17. Agriculture is the most important sector of the economy, employing 80% of the workforce, but is failing to produce enough food to feed Malawi. 90% of the rural population are small-scale […]

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