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Rural water supplies for Kenya

Frederick Eugene McJunkin

Rural water supplies for Kenya

program proposals for AID : a report to the United States Agency for International Development, Nairobi

by Frederick Eugene McJunkin

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Published by [Environmental Services Corp. in Chapel Hill, N.C., USA .
Written in English

  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Agency for International Development.,
    • Water-supply, Rural -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby F. Eugene McJunkin.
      ContributionsUnited States. Agency for International Development.
      LC ClassificationsTD319.K4 M37 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 leaves :
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2761589M
      LC Control Number86117658

      Water Supply Crisis. The water crisis refers to a global situation where people in many areas lack access to sufficient water, clean water, or both. This section describes the global situation involving water shortages, also called water general, water stress is greatest in areas with very low precipitation (major deserts), large population density (e.g., India), or : Matthew R. Fisher.   Hundreds of millions of dollars have been wasted on clean water projects in rural Africa, according to a new report.. The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) says up to.

      WATER AND SANITATION PROGRAM: GUIDANCE NOTE The Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) is a multi-donor partnership administered by the World Bank to help the poor gain access to water supply and sanitation services that are accessible, safe, and sustainable. Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Challenges in Latin America for the Next Decade. Acknowledgments This is the fourth edition of the Water System Design Department of Health (DOH) employees provided valuable insights and suggestions to .

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