Empowering the world in the fight for clean water. 


Water is Basic finds local solutions to local water problems. Our simple, sustainable water solutions currently provide water to 1,250,000 people in South Sudan. 

Forbes 30under30 Entrepreneur, Hamza Farrukh, and his team at Bondh E Shams (The Solar Water Project) have developed a cost-effective and transportable solution for the global water crisis. Their innovation, the OASIS BOX (Off-Grid Aqua Solar Integration System) provides 25 years of safe water to 2,000 people in just $10,000, and its coming to South Sudan!



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