charity: water is currently working in 17 countries in Africa and Asia, with 24 active country programs and 16 implementing partners. Over our 12 year history, charity: water has worked in a total of 26 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South America, and has funded 29,725 water projects for 8,497,062 people.
Our partners are experts with years of proven progress. We pick the countries where we work based on water scarcity, poverty, political stability and the availability of these strong local partnerships.
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