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Saving Swamps in East Africa

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Friday March 22nd, 2019

Swamps are nature’s purifiers. They provide water and support livelihoods. They reduce #climatechange. They prevent #floods.

InfoNile is marking World Water Day 2019 with 4 original multimedia stories on innovative solutions that are working to conserve wetlands in East Africa.

Kenya: Lake Victoria households use toilets that convert dung to useable energy

Tanzania: Pond saves Mara River from gold mining pollution

 

#SavingSwamps #WorldWaterDay #Water4All

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