What We Do

Toilet Twinning is a water and sanitation charity initiative.
Flush away the world’s toilet trouble with your very own twinned toilet:

How it works

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Twin for £60

Twin your toilet for £60

For just a £60 donation, you can twin your loo with an impoverished family’s household latrine, in a country of your choosing. For a £240 donation, you can twin with a block of toilets in a displacement camp.

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Get a certificate

Get a certificate

Your smallest room becomes the proud owner of a certificate, complete with a photo and GPS coordinates so you can look up your twin on Google Maps.

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Transform Lives

Help to transform lives

Toilet Twinning funds the work of international relief and development agency Tearfund. Your donation will be used to provide clean water, basic sanitation, and hygiene education.

Introduction to Toilet Twinning

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Why we do it?

  • 2.3 billion people don’t have somewhere safe and hygienic to go to the toilet. (WHO/Unicef)
  • The lack of a loo makes women and girls a target for sexual attack as they go to the toilet in the open, late at night.
  • Almost 1,000 children die every day from preventable diseases linked to dirty water and unsafe toilets. (UN)
  • 663 million people live without safe water. (Unicef)
  • Children worldwide miss 443 million school days each year because of dirty water and poor sanitation. (UN)
  • Every year, women and girls spend 97 billion hours finding a place to go. (World Bank)

Sanitation Crisis

Kicking up a stink Find out more

Our Approach

Community led total sanitation Find out more

Bog Tech

One loo does not fit them all Find out more
663,000,000 people lack clean, safe drinking water