Tag Archives: 2017

Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 2

Posted on: July 27, 2018
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Once again, this brief update was first sent to supporters who actively donated to Pump Aid’s successful Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017, but we can’t help but share these developments. In our last Big Give update, we introduced you to the pre-school in Chiluzi, the care-givers receiving hygiene behaviour training and members of the local […]

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Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 3

Posted on: September 13, 2018
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Once again, this brief update was first sent to supporters who actively donated to Pump Aid’s successful Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017, but we can’t help but share these developments. In our last Big Give update, we left you with foundations laid for the new facilities and continued engagement with the community. In this update, […]

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Transforming lives in Chiluzi thanks to the Big Give 2017 – update 1

Posted on: July 1, 2018
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With planning underway for this year’s Big Give Christmas Challenge, we should not forget the amazing impact of our successful 2017 Big Give campaign in which we raised over £12,000 to enable us to deliver clean water, sanitation and improved nutrition for children under-5 AND hygiene behaviour change for all members of surrounding communities. We […]

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Pump Aid shortlisted for FT/IFC Award

Posted on: May 23, 2018
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Pump Aid has been shortlisted for the 2018 FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards for Achievement in Sustainable Development: Education, Knowledge and Skills. Our Beyond Water self-supply programme helps to create and grow small businesses in Malawi that build, sell, maintain and repair water pumps and wells. In addition to water and sanitation for domestic clients, these […]

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A huge thank you to Lead Forensics

Posted on: April 4, 2018
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Did you ever think about how much fun could be had raising money for Pump Aid? Leading US/UK based software company Lead Forensics was super-excited about helping communities in Malawi to gain access to clean water and, on a warm and sunny 3rd March, found a great way of doing just that. For the ultimate team […]

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World Water Day 2018

Posted on: March 21, 2018
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This World Water Day we’ll be taking a look at the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and how our Beyond Water self-supply programme is helping Malawi achieve them. The Sustainable Development Goals are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations in 2015 to be fulfilled by 2030. We achieve lasting positive change […]

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How Pump Aid Impacts the Lives of Women and Girls

Posted on: January 5, 2018
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The current situation in Malawi is a gender divide. In the previous decade, the Millennial Developmental goals (MDGs) failed to recognise the intersection between gender and poverty. Hi, I’m Sabina and I’m currently volunteering at Pump Aid while studying International Development at university. I found the relationship between the MDGs and the risks to women and girls of […]

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A Malawian Christmas!

Posted on: December 22, 2017
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Pump Aid Malawi’s Monitoring and Evaluation officers Mebbie Gwirima and Henderson Kadammanja tell us what it’s like in Malawi at Christmas time! Over 80% of Malawi’s population are Christian and just like in many other parts of the world, Christmas is one of the days people always look forward to in Malawi. The Christmas frenzy in […]

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It’s International Womens Day 2018!

Posted on: March 8, 2018
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Today, we celebrate the incredible women we have the honour of working with in Malawi. First up we have Maria, an area mechanic and former midwife from Kasungu! Last October, Pump Aid’s Patrick Luong visited our programmes out in Malawi, from Blantyre in the south, to the informal settlements around the capital city Lilongwe, to […]

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Pump Aid give presentation at NGO Insight 2017

Posted on: December 14, 2017
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Pump Aid’s CEO Michael Chuter joined a range of inspiring leaders in the field of international development at this year’s NGO Insight event in London, hosted by Civil Society Media. Chuter delivered a presentation describing Pump Aid’s Award winning self-supply model, designed to bring water and sanitation to some of the poorest and hardest to […]

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