FIGURE 1-8. Supervising nurse at a drinking water station at a community clinic in Nyanza Province, Kenya.

FIGURE 1-8Supervising nurse at a drinking water station at a community clinic in Nyanza Province, Kenya.

The water is disinfected with a chlorine product, which the clinic also sells, and the clay pot is equipped with a tap to allow easy dispensing of the water without contaminating it.

SOURCE: Figure courtesy of Amy Parker, CDC.

From: 1, Global Problems, Local Solutions

Cover of Global Issues in Water, Sanitation, and Health
Global Issues in Water, Sanitation, and Health: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2009.
Copyright © 2009, National Academy of Sciences.

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