Restore Public Water Supply for 400,000 Haitians

 
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Restore Public Water Supply for 400,000 Haitians

Restore Public Water Supply for 400,000 Haitians
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Distributing Water to Earthquake Survivors

Distributing Water to Earthquake Survivors
Two days after the quake, International Action began immediate water relief by delivering chlorinated water to earthquake survivors. (view small | med | large | orig)

Haitians Line up for Clean Water

Haitians Line up for Clean Water
International Action provided many quake-stricken areas with their only supply of clean, potable water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Few Other Water Sources Available

Few Other Water Sources Available
Less than half of survivors have their daily water needs met. Without our water, many Haitians would have no choice but to resort to drinking from contaminated sources. (view small | med | large | orig)

More Water Truck Deliveries

More Water Truck Deliveries
Water is needed now more than ever, especially in poor areas with low or no water services. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tankers become Converted Lifelines

Tankers become Converted Lifelines
Tanker trucks are useful substitutes for broken pipes for delivering water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Chlorinating Water for Distribution

Chlorinating Water for Distribution
Our local staff disinfected water tanks by dipping in chlorine tablets. (view small | med | large | orig)

Filling up a Truck for Water Relief

Filling up a Truck for Water Relief
After the quake, we identified two water sources from which we could pump. (view small | med | large | orig)

Public Taps at a Surviving Water Station

Public Taps at a Surviving Water Station
Only 13 of 100 public water stations survived the quake fully intact. (view small | med | large | orig)

Destroyed Public Water Tank

Destroyed Public Water Tank
One of many water tanks destroyed or damaged by the quake. (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Lindsay Mattison

Washington , DC United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Restore Public Water Supply for 400,000 Haitians