Safe Drinking Water for 80,000 Children in Bolivia

 
$33,970
$0
Raised
Remaining

SODIS training

SODIS training
A girl is showing her peers how simple it is to obtain safe drinking water, making use of a PET bottles and sunlight. (view small | med | large | orig)

Healthy water

Healthy water
Two women at a health center in Cochabamba (Bolivia) in front of a poster promoting safe drinking water (view small | med | large | orig)

SODIS Promoter

SODIS Promoter
A local SODIS promoter from Bolivia's highland region proudly presenting his hand-made carrier for bottles with safe drinking water (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe Drinking Water makes for healthy children

Safe Drinking Water makes for healthy children
The "healthy corners" installed by our project are spaces with safe drinking water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hand washing saves lives

Hand washing saves lives
Hand washing is one of the two key components of our projects - it effectively prevents diseases like diarrhea and pneumonia at a very low cost. (view small | med | large | orig)

The project reached more than 85,000 children

The project reached more than 85,000 children
Photo from Progress Report 'Good news' (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe drinking water - thanks to SODIS

Safe drinking water - thanks to SODIS
Photo from Progress Report 'Opportunity now' (view small | med | large | orig)

Early-stage prototype of a SODIS indicator

Early-stage prototype of a SODIS indicator
Photo from Progress Report 'Opportunity now' (view small | med | large | orig)

Children and teacher during a training session

Children and teacher during a training session
Photo from Progress Report 'December Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

District Director signing the project agreement

District Director signing the project agreement
Photo from Progress Report 'October update and Bonus Day: Oct 19, 2011' (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Thanks to 201 donors like you, a total of $33,970 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

Matthias Saladin

Executive Co-Director
Cochabamba, Cochabamba Bolivia

Where is this project located?

Map of Safe Drinking Water for 80,000 Children in Bolivia