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01-Jan-2020


SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL:

ENVIRONMENTAL AND HYGIENE EDUCATION

Students sitting on the floor, listening to a teacher

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION

 

NGO Name: Solidarités International

Pillar: Environmental Education

Location: Worldwide

Funding Period: 2018-2020

 

THE CHALLENGE

Conflicts, epidemics and natural disasters prevent local populations from accessing basic needs including water, food and shelter.

 

THE PROJECT

Each year, different projects teach families about efficient water consumption and hygienic water storage practices in order to avoid problems with water contamination.

In 2018, during the Rohingya Crisis, Solidarités International distributed hygiene and dignity kits and set-up of training courses for refugees on good hygiene practices.

In 2019, the organization helped those affected by the Idai Cyclone in Mozambique by distributing hygiene and shelter kits, facilitated drinking water and energy supply distribution and rehabilitated the area's mini drinking water network.

In 2020, during the South Sudan's conflicts in Raja County, Solidarités International provided access to safe and dignified water and sanitation infrastructures, and piloted sanitation activities.

 

 

Photograph: ©Solidarités International