Where CDC Works

Since 1998, Safe Water System (SWS) programs have been implemented in over 35 countries. The map below provides details on SWS programs that are currently operating, as well as ones that have previously operated, around the world. Since the start of the SWS program, a volume of products sufficient to treat nearly 137 billion liters of water (as of 2013) has been sold in over 35 countries. Products sold include: the Safe Water System (~118.7 billion), water treatment tablets (~9.4 billion), products included within the Basic Care Package (~5.7 billion), and P&G™ (~3 billion).

SWS Operations - World map showing countries where SWS operates in blue
Afghanistan (PSI program no longer operational)
Flag of Afghanistan
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Clorin™
  • Program start date: June 2003
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 367,913,750

 

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Angola
Flag of Angola
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Certeza™ / Certeza™ Tablets
  • Program start date: March 2008 (Certeza™); Jan 2011 (Certeza™ Tablets)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,012,704,000 (Certeza™); 297,864,600 Liters (Certeza™ Tablets)

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Benin
Flag of Benin
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: September 2008
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 748,267,200 Liters

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Botswana (PSI program no longer operational)
Flag of Botswana
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: P&G™
  • Program start date: June 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,406,020 Liters

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Burkina Faso (PSI program no longer operational)
Flag of Burkina Faso
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™
  • Program start date: February 2004
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 14,719,900 Liters

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Burma (Myanmar)
Flag of Burma
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: WaterGuard™
  • Program start date: June 2004
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 2,771,869,000 Liters

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Burundi (PSI program no longer operational)
Flag of Burundi
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™
  • Program start date: March 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 114,069,000 Liters

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Cambodia
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: WaterGuard™ Tablets
  • Program start date: n/a
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 140,398,000 Liters

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Cameroon
Flag of Cameroon
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™/WaterGuard™
  • Program start date: December 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 360,211,000 Liters

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Cote d’Ivoire
Flag of Cote d’Ivoire
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: P&G™, Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: January 2009 (Aquatabs®); June 2008 (P&G™)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 147,639,700 Liters (Aquatabs®); 2,395,410 Liters (P&G™); 10,800,000 Liters (BCP)

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Democratic Republic of Congo (Kinshasa)
Flag of Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: P&G™, Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: September 2006 (P&G™); June 2009 (Aquatabs®)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 228,882,260 Liters (P&G™); 541,790,320 Liters (Aquatabs®)

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Dominican Republic
Flag of the Dominican Republic
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: P&G™
  • Program start date: February 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 187,872,000 Liters

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Ethiopia
Flag of Ethiopia
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WuhaAgar™, P&G™, included within the BCP
  • Program start date: February 2006 (WuhaAgar™); June 2006 (P&G™); 2011 (BCP)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 17,747,933,000 Liters (WuhaAgar™); 708,734,190 Liters (P&G™); 205,133,760 Liters (BCP)

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Guinea
Flag of Guinea
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™
  • Program start date: July 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 2,304,164,000 Liters

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Haiti (Procter and Gamble program no longer operational)
Flag of Haiti
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: Dlo Lavi™, P&G™
  • Program start date: December 2006 (Dlo Lavi™); November 2004 (P&G™)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,536,721,380 Liters (Dlo Lavi™); 24,441,580 Liters (P&G™)

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India
Flag of India
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Safe Wat™, Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: (Safe Wat™); June 2010 (Aquatabs®)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 582,189,000 Liters (Safe  Wat™); 26,670 Liters (Aquatabs®)

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Kenya
Flag of Kenya
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WaterGuard™, P&G™, Aquatabs®, included within the BCP
  • Program start date: May 2003 (WaterGuard™); February 2006 (P&G™);  March 2009 (Aquatabs®); 2009 (BCP)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 15,113,780,000 Liters (WaterGuard™); 457,644,820 Liters (P&G™); 46,404,000 Liters (Aquatabs®); 2,608,000,000 Liters (BCP)

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Liberia
Flag of Liberia
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: WaterGuard™
  • Program start date: October 2009
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 380,455,000 Liters

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Madagascar
Flag of Madagascar
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™ Vaovao
  • Program start date: March 2000
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 22,392,204,320 Liters

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Malawi
Flag of Malawi
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WaterGuard™, P&G™ WaterGuardWaufa
  • Program start date: December 2002 (WaterGuard™); March 2006 (P&G™ WaterGuardWaufa)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 7,550,974,000 Liters (WaterGuard™); 328,506,760 Liters (P&G™ WaterGuardWaufa)

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Mali
Flag of Mali
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: June 2009
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 531,789,400 Liters

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Mozambique
Flag of Mozambique
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Certeza™, included within the BCP
  • Program start date: November 2004 (Certeza™); 2010 (BCP)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 6,044,204,000 Liters (Certeza™); 847,935,000 Liters (BCP)

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Namibia
Flag of Namibia
  • Partners: Procter and Gamble
  • Products: P&G™
  • Program start date: May 2011
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 29,235,220 Liters

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Nepal (Piyush program no longer operational)
Flag of Nepal
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Piyush, WaterGuard™
  • Program start date: June 2005/October 2005
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,488,569,860 Liters

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Nigeria
Flag of Nigeria
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WaterGuard™, P&G™
  • Program start date: November 2004 (WaterGuard™), December 2008 (P&G™)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 7,474,214,063 Liters (WaterGuard™); 46,921,650 Liters (P&G™)

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Pakistan
Flag of Pakistan
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: Aquatabs®, P&G™
  • Program start date: October 2005
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 4,770,000 Liters (Aquatabs®); 426,523,700 Liters (P&G™)

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Papua New Guinea
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: December 2011
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 6,186,600 Liters

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Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville) (PSI program no longer operational)
Flag of Congo
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: P&G™
  • Program start date: September 2006
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,091,900 Liters

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Rwanda
Flag of Rwanda
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: Sûr’Eau™, P&G™
  • Program start date: August 2002 (Sûr’Eau™)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 3,153,418,000 Liters (Sûr’Eau™); 70,889,720 Liters (P&G™)

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Senegal
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Aquatabs®
  • Program start date: December 2012
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 48,987,120 Liters

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Somaliland
Flag of Somaliland
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Aquatabs®, Biyosifeeye
  • Program start date: August 2008
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,063,721,760 Liters

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South Sudan
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WaterGuard™ Tablets, P&G™
  • Program start date: November 2006 (WaterGuard™ Tablets); February 2009 (P&G™)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,130,188,200 Liters (WaterGuard™ Tablets); 63,872,800 Liters (P&G™)

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Swaziland
Flag of Swaziland
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: WaterGuard™ Tablets
  • Program start date: August 2007
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 29,954,840 Liters

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Tanzania
Flag of Tanzania
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: WaterGuard™ , P&G™
  • Program start date: July 2002 (WaterGuard™); June 2011 (P&G™); November 2005 (WaterGuard™ Tablets)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 2,904,394,000 Liters (WaterGuard™); 196,068,000 Liters (P&G™); 1,810,452,980 Liters (WaterGuard™ Tablets)

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Uganda
Flag of Uganda
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: WaterGuard™, P&G™, WaterGuard™ Tablets, included within the BCP
  • Program start date: August 2005 (WaterGuard™); October 2004 (P&G™); December 2006 (WaterGuard™ Tablets); 2006 (BCP)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 3,169,660,000 Liters (WaterGuard™); 237,427,390 Liters (P&G™); 873,400,020 Liters (WaterGuard™ Tablets); 2,034,949,600 Liters (BCP)

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Uzbekistan
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Clorin™
  • Program start date: July 2004
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 10,934,400 Liters

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Vietnam
Flag of Vietnam
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: SafeWat™
  • Program start date: November 2005
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 511,083,000 Liters

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Zambia
Flag of Zambia
  • Partners: PSI
  • Products: Clorin™
  • Program start date: November 1998
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 20,741,840,570 Liters

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Zimbabwe
Flag of Zimbabwe
  • Partners: PSI, Procter and Gamble
  • Products: Aquatabs®, OASIS Water Purification Tablets, WaterGuard™, WaterGuard™ Tablets, P&G™
  • Program start date: September 2010 (SafeWat™); March 2009 (P&G™); August 2008 (Aquatabs®)
  • Amount of water treated (as of 2013): 1,031,837,000 Liters (WaterGuard™); 16,306,600 Liters (P&G™); 1,983,115,520 Liters (Aquatabs®, OASIS Water Purification Tablets, WaterGuard™, WaterGuard™ Tablets, P&G™)

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