Clean Water Initiative

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missions highlights “Clean Water Initiative” projects that ensure youth have access to clean, safe water

By at March 22, 2018 | 9:00 am

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missions highlights “Clean Water Initiative” projects that ensure youth have access to clean, safe water

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions joins UN-Water, the organization that coordinates the United Nations' work on water and sanitation, and the international community in celebrating World Water Day. Every year since 1993, the international community has celebrated World Water Day on March 22. The day focuses attention on the importance of safe, clean water while more...

Cambodia , Clean Water Initiative , Congo (Brazzaville) , Rwanda , Zambia

WORLD TOILET DAY: Salesian Missions highlights water and sanitation projects as part of its Clean Water Initiative

By at November 19, 2017 | 10:48 am

WORLD TOILET DAY: Salesian Missions highlights water and sanitation projects as part of its Clean Water Initiative

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions joins the United Nations and the international community in celebrating World Toilet Day. The day, celebrated each year on Nov. 19, marks the founding of World Toilet Organization, which started on Nov. 19, 2001. The inaugural World Toilet Summit was held on the same day, the first global summit of its kind. The day brings the world’s more...

Clean Water Initiative , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Special Reports

INDIA: Salesian Missions Clean Water Initiative brings water to village residents

By at November 9, 2017 | 9:33 am

(MissionNewswire) Gangabai Akolkar, a 55-year-old resident of Marathwadi village, is relieved she no longer has to search for water thanks to a well project supported by the Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” that is bringing water to her village. Three months ago, she had to walk for 2.5 kilometers to fetch water for her family. The project was implemented by more...

Clean Water Initiative , India

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Salesian Missions provides eight new water tanks giving students access to clean water

By at October 19, 2017 | 5:43 am

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Salesian Missions provides eight new water tanks giving students access to clean water

(MissionNewswire) As part of its Clean Water Initiative, Salesian Missions recently donated eight water reservoir tanks to the Don Bosco Araimiri Secondary School in Araimiri, Papua New Guinea. The school is located in a remote area without access to even the most basic necessities. The new water tanks give students access to clean drinking water. Prior to receiving the more...

Clean Water Initiative , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Papua New Guinea

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missions Clean Water Initiative Increases Water Access at Don Bosco Youth Center

By at August 7, 2017 | 12:08 pm

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missions Clean Water Initiative Increases Water Access at Don Bosco Youth Center

(MissionNewswire) As part of its Clean Water Initiative, Salesian Missions, the U.S. development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco, has provided the Don Bosco Youth Center in the Chingola district of Zambia with the funding for a water restoration project. The project benefited more than 200 youth and 30 staff from the Salesian school, another 200 youth who access drop-in more...

Clean Water Initiative , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Featured on slider , Zambia

TANZANIA: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” Brings Clean Water to More Than 3,000 Poor, Homeless Youth

By at June 16, 2017 | 8:03 am

TANZANIA: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” Brings Clean Water to More Than 3,000 Poor, Homeless Youth

(MissionNewswire) Through donor support of its "Clean Water Initiative," Salesian Missions, the U.S. development arm of the international Salesians of Don Bosco, was able to assist Salesian missionaries at the Kinyerezi Children’s Center in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania to provide youth access to clean water. The water project is directly benefiting 150 orphans and street more...

Clean Water Initiative , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Tanzania

INDIA: Donor Funds Two Salesian Missions Water Projects, Providing Access to Clean Water in Drought-Prone Villages

By at June 15, 2017 | 9:52 am

INDIA: Donor Funds Two Salesian Missions Water Projects, Providing Access to Clean Water in Drought-Prone Villages

(MissionNewswire) Water projects funded by a donor through Salesian Missions, the U.S development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco, are providing two villages in India access to clean water through its "Clean Water Initiative." The Marathwada region in the state of Maharashtra often suffers from drought-like conditions leaving villagers without water for cooking, more...

Clean Water Initiative , India , Web Projects

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missionaries Complete Water Projects Ensuring Youth Have Access to Clean, Safe Water

By at March 22, 2017 | 7:00 am

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missionaries Complete Water Projects Ensuring Youth Have Access to Clean, Safe Water

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions joins UN-Water, the organization that coordinates the UN’s work on water and sanitation, and the international community in celebrating World Water Day. Every year since 1993, the international community has celebrated World Water Day on March 22. The day focuses attention on the importance of safe, clean water while advocating for more...

Cambodia , Clean Water Initiative , Congo (Brazzaville) , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Rwanda , Samoa , Zambia

SAMOA: Salesian Missions Funds New Water Tank Project at Don Bosco College and Vocational Center

By at September 21, 2016 | 9:35 am

SAMOA: Salesian Missions Funds New Water Tank Project at Don Bosco College and Vocational Center

(MissionNewswire) Don Bosco College and Vocational Center in Salelologa, a village district at the east end of Savai'i Island in Samoa, has a new water tank system thanks to funding provided by Salesian Missions, the U.S development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco. The funding helped to provide water tanks and pumps for water storage necessary for the school especially more...

Clean Water Initiative , OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Samoa

CAMBODIA: New Water Project Ensures Safe Drinking Water and Proper Sanitation for Students and Teachers at Don Bosco Kep

By at June 15, 2016 | 11:48 am

CAMBODIA: New Water Project Ensures Safe Drinking Water and Proper Sanitation for Students and Teachers at Don Bosco Kep

(MissionNewsire) Salesian-run Don Bosco Kep, located in Kep Province, Cambodia, has just completed a water system and sanitation project on the school grounds. The project entailed drilling a new well, installing a water filter, new irrigation, and a water treatment plant in addition to new sanitation facilities. The water project is providing appropriate sanitation and more...

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