The Azawak: 120 degrees No rain for 11 months

One out of two children under age five die

Fetching water during the rainy season...

...from marshes shared with animals

Gathering (mud) water in a drying marsh Water holes in the dry marsh

When the marsh completely dries people travel in search of water

Deep open wells sometimes reach rainwater reserves

Water is pulled up by donkeys...
Monday, October 3, 2011

...from depths of 300 feet

Contaminated water

Sharing water with animals
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Drill rig reaches clean water at 600 feet

Kijigari WMC in front of the water tower

Animals drink clean water separate from where people drink

Employed fountain manager

Community garden

Livestock program

Washing with clean water from a tap

Sewing Cooperative Reforestation program Woman knitting a traditional pillowcase
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Children go to school r Monday, October 3, 2011

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