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Water, sanitation and hygiene

Imparting Knowledge, Changing Lives and Improving Communities: The Story of Salva Dut
21 February 2013 - Salva Dut, a former lost boy who is assisting communities in South Sudan by drilling boreholes in disadvantaged communities, mentored seventh graders in the state of Indiana, USA on water and sanitation activities in South Sudan.

No more open defecation as village embraces Community Led Total Sanitation in South Sudan
16 August 2012 - In the small village of Adiem in Gogrial County, Warrap State, 68 households have broken off from the practice of open defecation by digging pit latrines and constructing a sort of super structure over it using locally available materials

Sanitation and hygiene education helps fight disease
27 April 2012 - “For schools where children come together, it is particularly important that water is made available, together with hand-washing facilities and soap. Coupled with correct hygiene practices, they will help children become agents of change."



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