Kirsten Fagerli

Kirsten Fagerli

More

Haven't backed any projects yet! 

Published on May 15, 2015

We're 80% of the way there!

Source:http://img.ezinemark.com/imagemanager2/files/30004254/2011/06/2011-06-13-11-32-13-6-this-cute-baby-elephant-was-born-on-april-15-at-os.jpegHello everyone!I just wanted to take a moment and p...

Group 6 Copy 51
Published on May 18, 2015

Expanding Lab Capacity in Mzuzu University in Malawi

I accepted this position to conduct research with Mzuzu University for a few reasons. First, it will give me an amazing opportunity to work first-hand water quality in a low-resource setting. Sec...

Group 6 Copy 39
Published on May 07, 2015

Interested in How to Create Online Surveys?

So, for anyone who's interested in creating surveys, I recommend using Open Data Kit (ODK), which can be found at https://opendatakit.org. It is a really simple (and free) way to c...

Group 6 Copy 35
Published on Apr 29, 2015

Tulip Filter in Action (Youtube Video from Tanzania)

A few people have messaged me for a more detailed explanation of how the Siphon filter works. While I wish I could personally show you, Tulip Filters are not readily available in the US, and I st...

Group 6 Copy 49
Published on Apr 27, 2015

About Kirsten

My name is Kirsten and I'm originally from Florida. I went to the University of Florida for undergrad (GO GATORS!), and am currently at Emory University persuing my dream of working with underdeve...

Group 6 Copy 61
Published on Apr 21, 2015

How will we assess of effectiveness of a water filter?

In order to assess the effectiveness of the Tulip Filter in the home, we will conduct water sample testing, using the presence of Escherichia coli (E. coli) as a fecal indicator bacteria (FIB). Thi...

Group 6 Copy 111
Published on Apr 21, 2015

What exactly is a Tulip Water Filter?

Tulip Water Filters are one point-of-use (POU) treatment option available to residents without access to improved water sources living in Mzuzu, Malawi. They can be purchased for approximately MK9...

Group 6 Copy 281
SO COOL!
May 09, 2015
Household Composting Toilets for Agriculture in Malawi
View comment
The entire world should fund this project, because it is amazing and you deserve it!
May 06, 2015
Household Composting Toilets for Agriculture in Malawi
View comment
Thank you so much Karen!! You are the best!
May 06, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment
You should be praying for my mother for all she's had to put up with the past few months! haha Thank you again!! I sincerely appreciate your support!
May 06, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment
Thank you! I'm ready to get started already!
Apr 30, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment
Thank you Jack!! I really appreciate your support.
Apr 22, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment
Thank you so much, Sean! I'll definitely keep you updated with how it goes!
Apr 21, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment
Thank you so much! I really appreciate your generous donation!
Apr 21, 2015
How does the Effectiveness of Water Filters in Malawi Affect User Compliance?
View comment