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Water, sanitation and hygiene

Improving Access to Education for Rwanda’s children
July 2011: All over Rwanda pupils are benefitting from improved health and hygiene facilities in their schools to ensure that fewer of them drop out.

Eco-san latrines bring improved quality of life and health to earthquake affected communities in South West Rwanda
November 2010 - On a wet and muddy hill, not far from the tranquillity of sparkling Lake Kivu, where a series of earthquakes struck in February 2008, some of the poorest members of this community, including households headed up by children, widows...

Running on full
July 2010 - Josephine Ayinkamiye is a 36 year old mother of six children. She lives in a very poor region in Rwanda, where until recently, fetching water was daily drudgery.



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