Anonymous donation of 175 Hippo rollers arrives in Maleng-Agok, South Sudan

A shipping container loaded with 175 Hippo Water Rollers, arrived in Maleng-Agok in April 2010. These had been sponsored by some generous donors from Sydney, Australia, who wish to remain anonymous. The Hippo Water Rollers were handed out under the supervision of the Lakes States Minister for Agriculture and Forestry, Eli Magok, along with the …

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Hippo Tears Video

This video is the product of a previous relationship with Hippo Water International, with which the Hippo Water Roller Project is no longer associated.

This brilliant 2-minute video clip, filmed in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, was produced by Peter Macomber from LA, USA. Visit his website:

CNN International Report 1996

Filmed in 1996, this excerpt from a CNN International report by Mike Hanna explores the benefits of the Hippo Water Roller and the unintended benefit of protection from landmines.

Burkina Faso: Safmarine Container Lines, 2009

Burkina Faso:  Safmarine Container Lines, the international shipping company, organised a CSI fund raising event called ‘Hercules Day’ in Belgium on January 30, 2009. The purpose was to raise money from their own staff to sponsor Hippo rollers for the people of Burkina Faso – 175 x rollers were shipped.

Safmarine – Herculas Day

Safmarine Container Lines has been supporting under-priviliged communities since the early 1990’s. In 2009 on “Herculas Day” in Belguim, Safmarine organized a fundraiser for the Hippo Water Roller Project.