Why Water and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene)?
Over one billion people lack access to safe water
That’s 1 in every 6 of us.
Over 2.8 billion people lack access to improved sanitation
That’s more than 35% of the world’s population.
Lack Access to Improved Sanitation35%
“THE NEW WELL HAS TRANSFORMED THE LIVES OF COMMUNITIES IN THE VILLAGE OF AYITO”
– SUSAN (CHAIRPERSON OF THE WATER COMMITTEE IN AYITO)
Susan is a beneficiary from Ayito village in Uganda. Her community was suffering from illness due to their contaminated water source. Through our work with local partners in Uganda Ryan’s Well Foundation was able to provide Susan, her family, and the surrounding communties with a safe water source and the WASH training to maintain good health. This training helped Susan in the building of her drying rack and a new latrine.