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Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST)

CAWST is a Canadian charity and licensed not-for-profit professional engineering consultancy addressing the global need for safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene in low- and middle-income countries. CAWST reaches people in need by working with existing organizations to help them start, strengthen or scale up their water, sanitation and hygiene programs – using simple, affordable technologies. CAWST also transfers knowledge and skills to organizations and individuals by offering workshops, open-content training resources and consulting services.

Estimated budget for water and sanitation activities (USD):
1-10 million

Current work on the Sustainable Development Goals

Representatives in UN-Water

Catherine Francis

Senior Advisor, Marketing and Communications Ayesha Chugh, Manager, Global Services, Development and Governance