Hippo Rollers

Posted by MacKenzie Fegan, Rus Garofalo, Erik Winkowski, Lindsay Utz, Morgan Currie, Michael Schaubach, Sublime Frequencies, and Yoni Brook

In rural Africa, women spend 26% of their time fetching water, often walking for miles with heavy buckets balanced on their heads. That's time that could be spent going to school, working outside the home, or teaching their children. The Hippo Water Roller eases the burden by allowing women to transport five times as much water with much less physical effort. In our latest LOOK video, we examine the impact of the rollers on one village in South Africa.LEARN MORE hipporoller.org