Clean Water

Guillermo and Alejandra are Community Activists for Clean Water

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer 64-year-old Guillermo serves as the Water and Sanitation Committee (CAPS) maintenance technician...

Yugel is Relieved to Have Safe Drinking Water in Her Community

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer Yugel is a 29-year-old single mother of three children. Her oldest...

Innovating Water Chlorination in Nicaragua

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer It’s been seven years since the implementation of Self-Help International’s Clean Water...

“I feel motivated to continue working to improve the water in my community thanks to Self-Help.”

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer   47-year-old Arle has lived in the community of Las Bellezas,...

Clean Water Improves the Health of Caracito Families

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer Justa is a member of one of the 46 families benefiting...

The La Vainilla Community Gets Safe Drinking Water With the Help of Self-Help International

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer Obdulia has lived in the La Vainilla community in Chontales, Nicaragua...

The Community of Boca de Sabalos Can Now Drink Water Straight from the Tap

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer Boca de Sábalos is the largest community in El Castillo municipality...

Nicaragua village unrecognizable to visiting Iowan, and that’s a good thing

Nicaragua village unrecognizable to visiting Iowan, and that’s a good thing

This article originally appeared in The Des Moines Register.  Online on 12/19/2018 and in print on 12/23/2018. By Jerry Perkins,...

Clean Water Program Brings Much Needed Trainings to Community Leaders

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer The clean water program, promoted by Self-Help International in Nicaragua, implements...

A Look Inside the Happier Lives of Nicaraguans with Clean Water

In the village of Rubén Darío, located in the Nueva Guinea municipality of southern Nicaragua, live 450 people, settled in...

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