Water is Only 6 Miles Away

Dec 1st, 2010Food & Water

On any morning in Africa, one can find people walking with empty vessels towards the closest sources of water, in order to obtain water for…

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Water Well - Ethiopia

Dec 8th, 2009Food & Water

To spare hundreds of Somali and Ethiopian women and young children from this laborious journey, Zakat Foundation has built a water well in the village…

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Shinile Woreda School - Ethiopia

Sep 2nd, 2008Construction & Renovation

The Shinile Woreda district of the Somali Region of Ethiopia is a rural area that has been hit hardest by famine and locust infestation during…

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