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Sunday May 29, 2016, Drop of Water held a small inauguration ceremony for water wells to serve unfortunate villagers who used to have to travel several hours a day in search of water. Drop of Water serves in providing clean water as well as educating in clean water maintenance. Volunteers collected and donated clean jerry […]
DOW has been working tirelessly to make sure that the lives of more and more people are improved. We are proud to announce the success of the 25th and 26th Shallow borehole drinking water supply projects inauguration! The location of which is Enderta Woreda (May Genet and Messeret Kebelles). The project is integrated with Water […]
New opportunities for for a society that has suffered enough! Tsegaye’s new responsibility is serving as a technician for a water well in his village and he is pumped about it. “I am very happy for the knowledge I have acquired as technician. We don’t have to wait for an expert to come and fix […]
For Mebrat’s four children, finding clean water meant missing at least two classes in a week. Mebrat and her children’s source of water was from a river which required 2 hours of walking. After a water well was recently constructed in their village however, Mebrat spends less time walking and her children can attend school […]
Aside being a mother of two, Yirgalem has now another important role in her community. One of DoW’s water well constructed near her area she has now both Clean Water and A Role. She has recently been elected as a secretary in a WASH Committee for a water well Drop of Water constructed in in […]
Water is essential for life, health and human dignity. In extreme situations, there may not be sufficient water available to meet basic needs, and in these cases supplying a survival level of safe drinking water is of critical importance. In most cases, the main health problems are caused by poor hygiene due to insufficient water and by the […]