Communities Unite for Purewater

Communities Unite for Pure-water (CUP) is a community-driven initiative by the Global Peace Foundation Malaysia in collaborations with partners and funders. CUP aims to uplift the welfare of targeted rural and underserved communities through the provision of clean water. There are a slew of remote communities in Malaysia that have no access to clean water source. As a result, they had to consume surface water from river, wells or hilltop, which expose them to various health risks.

Our Approaches

Collective Effort

We engage and collaborate with various stakeholders such as the community leaders, business organisation and technology partners to ensure that the impact is sustainable.

Community Engagement

Building trust with the community through dialogue and multiple engagements is crucial to foster ownership of the project. Long term success is driven by local leadership.

Education & Awareness

Instilling awareness and knowledge on health and hygiene is as important as proving clean water. We identify the risk factors to the health in the community and offer necessary advice.

“Clean water, essence of life and birthright for everyone, must become available to all people now.”


Lifestraw Community

LifeStraw® Community is a high-volume point-of-use water purifier with built-in safe storage that provides safe drinking water for community, educational and institutional settings.

In conjunction with United Nation’s
Sustainable Development Goals 2030

Communities we worked with

Upcoming Project

Muadzam Shah, Pahang

September - October 2017

Kampung Padang

The village has only one water source, which is a well. The women have to walk almost half an hour to the well, twice a day, to draw unsafe drinking water from the well.

From Previous Projects

Take a look at photos & videos from previous projects
Read testimonials from the community

Partners and Sponsors


Interested in partnering or volunteering?
Drop us a message here.

3A08 Block A, Kelana Centre Point,
No. 3, Jln SS7/19, Kelana Jaya, 47301 PJ

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