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Lake Turkana

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Area: 5888268 km2
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 1
Total Projects: 5
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 50%

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Region Overview


Organizations in Lake Turkana

WaterStep responds to critical needs for safe water by evaluating and implementing solutions and teaching people to use those tools. WaterStep saves lives with safe water by empowering communities to take care of their own long-term water needs. We believe ... Learn More

Projects in Lake Turkana

The project focuses on water for multiple uses particularly small-scale irrigation and sanitation and hygiene facilities to Alduba School & the neighbouring community. Engaging the young and adults (parents-teacher association) in a community would create ownership of the issues needing ... Learn More

Running Dry encourages a people-centered and consensus-building approach in promoting holistic solutions for addressing water resource management challenges, namely using the IWRM approach.1 The vision of success is that impoverished populations in dry and semiarid target areas will be able ... Learn More

On request of local rural communities, the public health department of St Luke Hospital visits the site. During the visit the degree of organisation, feasibility of the project and the number of households (about 500 people) is surveyed. The local ... Learn More

Starbucks and Conservation International began an assessment of the water component of the Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) Practices program in 2008, focused on 2 stages in the coffee value chain: cultivating, growing and harvesting coffee using methods that avoid ... Learn More

Forster sanitation and hygiene behavioural and attitude change through student involvement and awareness raising. Specific objectives; To facilitate access to basic WASH facilities for 2 primary schools To engage 1,623 students and 47 teachers in 2 primary schools in student ... Learn More

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