Apart from larger development NGOs, TV also works with grassroots organizations. Aqua Alimenta works with communities to create simple and low-cost water transport and irrigation systems. The small holder farmers and the community directly benefit from know-how on quality standards, irrigation techniques and efficient use of resources. Reliable water for agricultureresults in better earnings for the farmers. In addition, while no texclusively focused on women, the programmes in West Africa and in Indiahave a majority of female beneficiaries.