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Grants to grass-roots organizations!

Japan Water Forum(JWF) 
Grants & Funding


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The Japan Water Forum (JWF) was founded in 2005 and solely operated by, Japan Water Forum (JWF) which aims to support selected grass-roots organizations in developing countries who have been addressing water-related issues in their own countries. Every year, JWF publicly seeks for projects and those adopted after due assessment will be eligible to get funding up to 1,000 USD per project. 

The JWF Fund is based upon membership fees of the JWF members and donations from general contributors through the Charity for Water run by JWF.

The JWF Fund 2018 was conducted where 7 projects from 5 countries were selected out of 408 projects submitted from 41 countries. Applicants will be considered from the local grassroots organizations that work in countries/territories stated by the fund can apply but national governments, local governments and private companies cannot apply for the fund.

A project which is planned and will faithfully be implemented along the following themes will be considered among others:

  • Construction/ repair of the water supply resource such as well and reservoir;
  • Installation of small scale type water supply system;
  • Construction/repair of sanitation facility;
  •  Maintenance/improvement of water resource environment.

Hurry up to apply now!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!