Every family is provided with water jerry cans for carrying and storing water. On the right-hand side of the photo there is a lavaotry. The family put up a tarp between this building and their tent to preserve their privacy.
The water systems in the camps Al-Wand, Qoratou and Daquq are maintained, fixed and extended regularly. In case of abnormal occurrences arche noVa staff is in attandance promptly.
An allen Einsatzorten wird die Wasserqualität regelmäßig überprüft.
arche noVa takes care of sewage in the camps as well. The septic tanks have to be emptied on a regular basis. They prevent effluents from percolating into the ground water.
Die Versorgung mit adäquaten Sanitäranlagen ist ein Menschenrecht, das auch in Notsituationen gilt. Unser Team ist 24 Stunden am Tag abrufbar, wenn an den Toiletten in den Camps etwas repariert werden muss.
Hygiene is an important issue. By organizing handwashing campaigns arche nova actively promotes health care in makeshift camps, where many people live in confined spaces.
With the help of a coloring book children learn how to avoid the transmission of contagious diseases and about good and bad hygiene practice. The book was designed and printed by the Iraqi arche noVa Team.
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