In collaboration with our local partner, we recently began a Sanitation and Hygiene programme in Cotton Tree, Liberia. The programme is designed to promote better hygiene standards and tackle communicable diseases. Preventable illness always comes at a cost but for a community struggling to combat poverty, it is often one challenge too many. Without access to affordable healthcare, infant mortality is inexcusably high and productivity is badly affected.
Our team completed an audit of 80 homes, here's what they found