Submitted by: WDL-WasserdienstleistungsGmbH
Implemented country: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
Title: Water Drops
Water Drops is a joint aid program of the WDL water services company, Caritas of Upper Austria, and Upper Austrian municipalities. The goal is to support people who do not profit from Austria’s wealth in water. The target region is the Republic of the Congo, where wells are drilled or restored. The project is financed from contributions of WDL and the communities served by WDL. Experts support the project with their know-how. The project was launched on World Water Day in 2008. Since 2009 the Energy company of Bohemia and the partner Caritas in the Czech Republic are also participating.