Start with the children: How water education can improve health and water quality in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro

Start with the children: How water education can improve health and water quality in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro

Residents of the favelas of Rio de Janeiro face very real health problems due to waterborne diseases such as dengue fever. The Project WET Foundation has been working in several favela communities to develop children's educational materials that aim to improve health and preserve Rio's watershed at the same time.

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