Wherever the Need
Wherever the Need
Alleviating poverty through the provision of eco-sanitation, clean water and livelihoods programmes.
Wherever the Need endeavours to alleviate poverty and ill-health, primarily through the implementation of water, sanitation and livelihoods, in a manner that will empower individuals and communities without undermining their tradition and culture. Wherever possible, it works on projects that are naturally sustainable, and implements them in an environmentally friendly way using materials that will not damage the planet.
Wherever the Need aims to:
- Conduct their work in an environmentally friendly manner; by providing composting toilets, reducing water consumption, and minimising transportation.
- Implement livelihoods programmes where needed, which help to support and sustain local economies.
- Improve people's health by providing ecosan (composting) toilets and clean water.
Established: July 1997
Registered Charity Number: 1070826
Full time staff: 2
Part time staff: 4
Phone number: 01225 723673
Address: Limpley Mill Lower Stoke Bath BA2 7FJView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
Rural Eco-sanitation Programme, Tamil Nadu, IndiaMillions of people in rural India have no access to sanitation, and unclean water and the ... More
Senior school ecological sanitation and waterTo provide good health and hygiene to 400 children in Tamil Nadu, India, using a tried and... More
Urban Mobile Eco-sanitation Project: Chennai IndiaThis initiative provides a pragmatic and ecological response to the issues of sanitation i... More
Small water and sanitation project (Sierra Leone)The provision of clean safe water, free from water born diseases, eco-san, composting toil... More
Community eco-san toilets (Tamil Nadu, India)In rural India access to basic sanitation is very limited. Wherever the Need provides eco-... More
Large village sanitation project (Sierra Leone)To eradicate water transmitted diseases by providing clean water and effective sanitation ... More