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Coping with crisis in the Sahel

Working on water
  • Food and feed shortage
  • Forced sale
  • Worrying times
  • Malnutrition threat
  • Desperate measures
  • Working on water
  • Vaccinating livestock
  • Cash for work
  • Market garden
  • Time to act

Working on water

The low water level means that there are more animals visiting fewer wells, and this increases the risk of disease spread. To ensure that people have access to safe water for themselves and their livestock Oxfam is rehabilitating and building water points across the Sahel region.

picture credit: © Fred Perraut/Oxfam



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