Lifeline’s Grant from Blue Planet Network by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
FUEL SAVING STOVES
Providing innovative solutions to curb deforestation, combat poverty and mitigate the deadly effects of indoor air pollution caused by the smoke from open fires.
CLEAN DRINKING WATER
Providing rural communities in war-torn Northern Uganda with reliable and affordable sources of clean drinking water and vital hygiene and sanitation training.
Empowering local women in Northern Uganda to manage and run their own businesses while bringing fuel-efficient stoves to communities through the mechanism of the open market.
Lifeline is an innovative humanitarian development organization dedicated to empowering disadvantaged individuals by providing them with the tools they need to lift themselves out of poverty and improve the quality of their lives. In order to ensure that the appropriate tools reach the appropriate communities, Lifeline embraces an entrepreneurial spirit, a bottom-up philosophy to development and a flexible operational approach. learn more
In addition to providing community members with a clean water source, Lifeline works with the communities to teach their members proper sanitation and hygiene practices, trains Water User Committees, sets up Community Health Clubs, and helps construct latrines. This allows Lifeline’s water projects to have the maximum possible impact.