Together we have drilled 10 wells …and are now making a difference to over 25,000 people EVERY DAY! Can you imagine your world without water and what it’s like not to have it to drink any time you want? This is the way of life in so many areas of Zimbabwe – but not a..
New information about Africa’s groundwater resources should be used to improve the lives of vulnerable populations, using a human-centred approach to groundwater development, say John Thomas and colleagues from the Rockefeller Foundation. Researchers at the British Geological Survey recently estimated that Africa’s groundwater storage capacity is 100 times larger than the amount of freshwater resources..
Last month ten African nations, led by Botswana, pledged to incorporate “natural capital” into their economies. Natural capital, which seeks to measure the economic worth of the services provided by ecosystems and biodiversity—for example pollination, clean water, and carbon—is a nascent, but growing, method to curtail environmental damage and ensure more sustainable development. Dubbed the..
One group of suburban teachers has decided to give up their spring break and donate their time instead. While others may be heading to a beach, the teachers left Friday to lend a helping hand in Africa. Students and their teachers from Acacia Academy … See all stories on this topic » ABC7Chicago.com Approved By:..
I will never forget the face of a young boy in the streets of Zimbabwe, crying and begging for what he saw me carrying from my hotel: a bottle of water. Something we take for granted and often discard before it’s empty because it’s no longer cold – and all he wanted was a drink..
3 NEW WELLS We have the new trip planned for Africa in January 2012. Planning to build three new wells. This will provide 300 people per day with clean fresh drinking water for life. Help us to make a difference and donate now to a worthy cause. Thank you, the Rossshirt water for Africa foundation…