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UNICEF/PSI household water treatment and safe storage video

Saving Lives with Safe Water: Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage

UNICEF created this video in partnership with Population Services International (PSI) platforms to celebrate the Safe Drinking Water Project. The project, funded by American Express, is underway in Guinea, Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania, and aims to change behaviors in the home. Even if water flows safe and clear from a local pump, dirty containers, dirty hands or unsanitary storage can contaminate it leading to disease, and even death. The Project informs people about the dangers of unsafe water, and how they can protect themselves by treating their daily supply at home, with inexpensive products available in their local markets