Love water, live better


A platform to share inspirational stories, tips and lessons, for people that live in cities running low on water.


We can live without jobs, love and vegetables for a while, but we cannot live without water. Reports of cities running out of water worldwide are streaming in. At the same time some cities, and the people that live there, are learning to cope. The recipe for success is no secret.


How cities and people save water

Project cities


Locations will be added as we visit cities, and the 50 liters project grows.

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Get updates from the 50 liters project in your inbox – tips for saving water, tried and tested technologies, in-depth features on water and the planet, new thinking behind water management for our future and, always, the stories of the people in the cities that are impacted by it.


Tips galore

Water conservation starts at home! Find tips to help you save water in your everyday life, here.


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Cape Town

The city that I am currently telling stories from.


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Big thinking

Where does all the water go? Where will it come from? Why does drought happen? Features on science and water management.


I wonder too

"We never know the worth of water until the well is dry."

Thomas Fuller