Manila Water Foundation led activities in the celebration of World Toilet Day (WTD) with the theme: "Accelerating Change”. MWF, the social development arm of Manila Water adds: Accelerate Change. Sanitasyon, Lahat Aksyon!" A World Toilet Day Sanitation Fair attended by Special Science students and parents was held at F. Ma. Guerrero Elementary School in Paco, Manila in partnership with the City of Manila LGU, Department of Education Schools Division Office of Manila and private sector partners, joining hands to promote proper sanitation for good health.
Manila Water celebrated its 11th Toka Toka Awards with over 90 barangay representatives from 23 barangays in the East Zone of Metro Manila and parts of Rizal Province at the MWSS Multipurpose Hall in Balara, Quezon City, on 17 November 2023. With this year's theme, "Sama-sama sa 11sang Toka", the company honored top-performing barangays for helping the company achieve its desludging targets as a vehicle for building sustainable communities.
Manila Water achieved an improved ranking in Sustainalytics’ Environment, Social, and Governance Risk Rating, scoring 22.1 in 2023 from 27.1 in 2022. According to Sustainalytics’ global listing, the five-point ranking upgrade places Manila Water at the forefront of its peers, ranking it 1st in the Asia Pacific region for water utilities and an impressive 9th among water utility companies worldwide.
Manila Water Foundation ensures Clean Hands are Within Reach in celebration of Global Handwashing Day
Manila Water Foundation (MWF) led a set of month-long campaign activities echoing the theme for Global Handwashing Day (GHD) 2023: Clean Hands are Within Reach. Celebrated every 15th of October since 2008, GHD raises awareness on proper hand washing with soap and water at critical times of the day to avoid the spread of communicable diseases. Hand-in-hand with private and public sector partners, MWF organized onsite activities that demonstrate synergy in the promotion of hand hygiene for health and well-being.
Manila Water Foundation (MWF), the social development arm of Manila Water, has been at the forefront of driving positive change for communities and public institutions through programs for the environment and water access, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH). As a result, the foundation has been given awards and accolades, affirming its commitment to spreading its advocacy across various regions of the country to assist underserved communities.