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Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras

by Un Mundo
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras
Transform 1,000 lives with clean water in Honduras

EDUCATE FOR LIFE...

Our water program focuses not only on supplying the liquid as such, but on educating for life, through environmental training with children and youth, ensuring that its actions are aimed at the conservation and protection of the environment.

Educating for life in this program is based on: educating for change and for health, from an environmental perspective, which ensures that you have quality water and plenty of it, as part of our project objectives.

TESTIMONY OF EDUCATIONAL FACILITATOR:

The children in my community love to be able to address this issue, because we do it in a fun and creative way, but creating a very strong awareness of the importance of caring for the environment. We always do extension activities on the subject, such as: cleaning the community, reforestation, educational campaign with labels in strategic places, others.

If you already collaborate with this program, we thank you. If you still don't, we invite you to join this cause and spread the word among your friends. The program is training environmental leaders.

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CONSOLIDATING THE BASES...

The plans for the construction of a new drinking water system that is capable of offering quality water and in abundance remain firm and safe.

The water management board of El Pital, works on the topography and design of the main driving line, and on the tank site that will be able to capture 10 thousand gallons of water, to reach more than 100 families, all this work with the help and advice of experts in the topic of drinking water.

It has been a long work process, but this project aims to ensure the long-term sustainability of the project, through pedagogical training, and the creation of local capacities, with community integration and participation.

The reality of this project has been able thanks to its collaboration and support, and to spread the word with other partners.

We hope to continue having your help.

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THE WATER IS GOING ...

I am a housewife who feels sadness every day to see how the water leaves us. We have had weeks without water because of the shortage of it. I prefer not to have electricity, but to have water in the house.

Plans for the construction of the new potable water system is an urgent need, not only because it will provide us with plenty of water, but also quality. And most importantly, it will reduce parasitic and unhealthy diseases.

Opening the tap of the house and seeing that the water is getting smaller every time, causes despair. It is a sense of helplessness, but at the same time of reflection, so that we promote the care of the environment, otherwise we are undermining our own grave.

To realize a new potable water system that ensures us clean water, we need you to join this project, and continue to collaborate with us. And let our voice be with other people, so that together we can offer a better world.

¡Together we can do the difference!

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Water Board Meeting and Government Organizations
Water Board Meeting and Government Organizations

JOINING FORCES

The water management board of El Pital strongly believes in strategic alliances for the long-term sustainability of the water system. That is why he meets with government organizations that work in the field of forest and water care.

Constant meetings are held to address the issue of easement permits for the construction of the new potable water system, as well as deforestation and the negative effects it is having on water sources, and work is being done on an environmental protection plan , which ensures that you have water in quantity, and quality.

These meetings also address the issue of health, and how to work prevention through cleaning and garbage collection campaigns, among others.

According to statistical data from the health center of El Pital, parasitic and respiratory diseases have decreased, as well as dengue, malaria, chikungunya and zika, as a result of the prevention work that is being carried out.

All these activities require a budget, and the success achieved would not be possible without the contribution of many people. That is why we invite you to continue collaborating to improve the living conditions of these communities.

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TRASH CONTROL = QUALITY WATER

The quality of the water is conditioned to many factors, within these, the control of the garbage.

It is for this reason that the water management board is leading cleaning activities and good waste management, to avoid water contamination.

Testimony of two members of the water management board:

Testimony 1.

As a community leader it is our responsibility to ensure quality water. That is why we work in cleaning campaigns. In addition, this helps to reduce the presence of the mosquito transmitter of dengue, malaria, chikungunya, zika. That is to say that with the same activity we are dealing with several problems.

 

Testimony 2.

As president of the water management board, we believe that our role should not only focus on the specific water issue, but also to be able to address all those aspects that make water quality decrease, such as garbage.

Our work is not limited to carrying out only the cleaning campaign, but also educating the population on how to ensure clean water.

 

All this impact we are having on the quality of life, through offering clean water, and quality health, would not be possible without your valuable support and collaboration.

We invite you to continue supporting our program, and to share with your friends the positive impact we are having. Together we can make a difference in the lives of many.

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Un Mundo

Location: Menlo Park, CA - USA
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Project Leader:
Amanda Blewitt
Mountain View, CA United States

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