Safe Drinking Water for 18 day care centers

 
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$4,260
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Safe Drinking Water for 18 day care centers

Safe Drinking Water for 18 day care centers
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Safe drinking water

Safe drinking water
Day care center with safe drinking water (view small | med | large | orig)

Hand washing

Hand washing
Washing hands with soap is a simple intervention to prevent diarrhea, pneumonia and other diseases. The mobile hand washing stations facilitate this healthy habit in day care centers. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water filters

Water filters
Children and staff of 18 day care centers will be trained on the use of simple water filters. Previous to the project, they had to boil the water, a costly, time consuming and risky process. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water filter training

Water filter training
Staff of the SODIS Foundation train staff and children of 18 day care centers in the proper use and maintenance of water filters. (view small | med | large | orig)

The gift of water

The gift of water
Access to drinking water is a human right. But in many day care centers, there is no tap water and the quality of the water available is not adequate for drinking. We want to change this. (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe drinking water

Safe drinking water
School children from the "Nino Divino" School in Tiquipaya (Bolivia) with bottles of safe drinking water. The projects trains children and teachers how to treat their drinking water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Solar water disinfection for safe drinking water

Solar water disinfection for safe drinking water
Girls from the "Montecillo" school show how they treat water with the SODIS method (Solar Water Disinfection), one of the simplest and cheapest methods to obtain safe drinking water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water filters are making a huge difference

Water filters are making a huge difference
Photo from Progress Report 'Final Report' (view small | med | large | orig)

Training users on how to use the filter correctly

Training users on how to use the filter correctly
Photo from Progress Report 'Final Report' (view small | med | large | orig)
 

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Organization

Project Leader

Matthias Saladin

Executive Co-Director
Tiquipaya, Cochabamba Bolivia

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