Nazava Water Filters

Company overview
Headquarters: Indonesia
Countries of Operations: Ethiopia, Indonesia, Kenya
Women owned /led: Founded by at least one woman, At least 30% women in senior leadership positions, At least 30% of women in board of directors
Year of founding: 2009
Number of FTEs : 20 to 50 FTEs
Legal status of the organization : For-profit
Company overview
Headquarters: Mexico
Countries of Operations: Mexico
Legal status of the organization : For-profit
Year of founding: 2018
Number of FTEs : 5 to 20 FTEs
Women owned / led: Founder
Care economy activities and business model
About the organization:
Nazava is a for-profit enterprise that produces affordable gravity based ceramic household water filters, replacing the need to boil water on wood or LPG. It reduces care work as women save 139 hours per year on boiling and collecting fuel using the water filters. Nazava purified water is 3 times cheaper than boiling and 9 times cheaper than buying water from refill-kiosks.
Activities in the care economy: Provision of affordable time and labour saving technology and products
Stage of growth: Mass roll-out/Expansion
Type of services: Labour saving solutions
Number of customers (2020): Over 100,000
Number of customers (2019): Over 100,000
Number of customers (2018): Over 100,000
Financials
Profitability status: Financially profitable
Revenue USD (2020): Between 250,000 to 500,000
Revenue USD (2019): Between 250,000 to 500,000
Revenue USD (2018): Between 500,000 to 1 million
Pathways to impact
Challenge addressed: Lack of affordable solutions to reduce amount of time spent on care and domestic work
Pathway to impact - 4 Rs: Reduce
Populations affected: Infants or children, Elderly people, Others
Number of people served (2020): Over 100,000
Number of people served (2019): Over 100,000
Number of people served (2018): Over 100,000