Safe Drinking Water for 15 day care centers

 
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Safe Drinking Water for 15 day care centers

Safe Drinking Water for 15 day care centers
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Water filter at a day care center in Cochabamba

Water filter at a day care center in Cochabamba
Educator and the children of a day care center in Cochabamba (Bolivia) with a ceramic filter. Ceramic filter are simple and effective solutions for treating drinking water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Washing hands

Washing hands
Hand washing is one of the simplest solutions for saving lives. Research showed that diarrhea and pneumonia rates significantly can be reduced by washing hands with soap at critical moments. (view small | med | large | orig)

Mobile hand washing units

Mobile hand washing units
Mobile hand washing units require very little water and significantly improve hygiene conditions. The project will install such units at fifteen day care centers in Tiquipaya, Bolivia. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water filters

Water filters
Ceramic filters like the one shown in the picture will be installed in each class room. In this way, educators and children will have access to safe drinking water at all times. (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe drinking water is now readily available

Safe drinking water is now readily available
Photo from Progress Report 'Day care centers with safe drinking water' (view small | med | large | orig)

All smiles for the new water filters

All smiles for the new water filters
Photo from Progress Report 'Day care centers with safe drinking water' (view small | med | large | orig)

The water filters were the center of attention

The water filters were the center of attention
Photo from Progress Report 'Day care centers with safe drinking water' (view small | med | large | orig)
 

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Organization

Project Leader

Matthias Saladin

Executive Co-Director
Tiquipaya, Cochabamba Bolivia

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