Serving remote villages in southern Ethiopia
In the southern region of Ethiopia, Lifewater is walking alongside very vulnerable communities living in the The Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region (SNNPR), home to over 18 million people. This region of Ethiopia has the greatest number of ethnic and language groups in country. It is also home to some of the highest water scarcity and water-borne disease rates in the world.Download Project Profile
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of people have access to safe water sources.
sanitation coverage for this Sidama region.
of the schools lack access to safe water sources and improved latrines in rural Sidama.
Meet The Team
Lifewater field staff work with persistence, humility, and courage to walk alongside each family in the project area with the knowledge and encouragement they need to help themselves.