This competition, aimed at finding an original idea that could help many impoverished people gain access to safe water and effective sanitation, needs your creativity and enthusiasm. There are many ways to get involved – participate by proposing a new solution, or promote the competition, encouraging others to help make a difference.

The closing date for entries is 5pm (GMT) on 31 January 2007. Entries must be submitted to More information about the competition and details on how to submit can be found by visiting:

The competition jury will include:

Sir Christopher Frayling (RCA)

Ken Shuttleworth (make)

Marcus Fairs (icon)

WaterAid directors

David Glover and Jo da Silva (Arup)