Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka

 
$244,591
$5,409
Raised
Remaining

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka
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Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka
70% of Sri Lanka's coast was devastated by the waves. (view small | med | large | orig)

Water source for tsunami survivors

Water source for tsunami survivors
Many of the large permanent housing settlements being built for tsunami survivors have no running water or even a nearby source of clean water. (view small | med | large | orig)

UVWaterworks

UVWaterworks
UVWaterworks technology uses germicidal UV light to disinfect bacteriologically contaminated water. Using virtually any source of non-brackish water, filters coupled with the UVWaterworks technology makes drinking water safe. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka
Schoolchildren with a WaterHealth system at Kattankudi high school, Batticaloa (view small | med | large | orig)

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka

Tsunami Relief: Safe Drinking Water in Sri Lanka
Engineers from the Jinasena Pump Company unload one of WaterHealth’s water treatment plants for installation. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tsunami relief installations

Tsunami relief installations
Photo from Progress Report 'Tsunami Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

Tsunami relief installations

Tsunami relief installations
Photo from Progress Report 'Tsunami Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

Homebuilding

Homebuilding
Photo from Progress Report 'WaterHealth International Photo Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

Land for new homes

Land for new homes
Photo from Progress Report 'WaterHealth International Photo Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Thanks to 296 donors like you, a total of $244,591 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

Katie Schmitz Fernandez

Lake Forest, CA United States

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