New well for community.
WATER, SANITATION & HYGIENE (WaSH)
Quench thirst for better health with clean water. WaSH activities provide safe drinking water and training to improve sanitation and washing for hygiene. A combination of more wells, toilets and washing for hygiene reduces the risk of disease and death, particularly for children under 5 years of age. LEARN MORE
SLT in Borena.
SUSTAINABLE LIVING TEAMS (SLTs)
Quench thirst for love, respect and dignity with loving relationships. SLTs cultivate confidence and trust through a network of support comprised mostly of women to learn new skills for socio-economic growth. SLTs break habits of dependency through the discipline of saving their own money. Also, they develop an intrinsic learning process that yield a triple bottom line of long-lasting economic, social and ecological benefits and opportunities for families with the least resources. LEARN MORE
Training farmers to use composted fields rather than bare soil which bakes in the sun killing micro-organisms..
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT (DRM)
Quench thirst for survival and resiliency with productive land. DRM teaches subsistence farmers how to manage land and livestock to become more productive and to endure recurring cycles of lean years. DRM means the environment is respected and tended to be protected and sustainable. LEARN MORE
VILLAGE DEVELOPMENT IS POSSIBLE
WITH SAFE WATER NEARBY
WOMEN COME TOGETHER TO DEVELOP ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT GROUPS
Water Is Life International creates an environment and provides the structure for self-organized learning and economic development through community-managed Sustainable Living Networks. These Networks are comprised of the poorest members of the community with special focus on the participation of women, and are formed in areas where the water needs are greatest . . . LEARN MORE
THAT CHANGES LIVES, VILLAGES AND A PEOPLE'S FUTURE