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Community leaders are normally elders who are respected by the majority in their communities, if these leaders are put on the front of promoting clean water in their communities, i believe people will adapt very fast hence clean water for Africa
It is true that in Africa we love music, listen to it many times, i believe if we use this platform, we can help to contribute to this access to clean water campaign, All we need to implement this idea is to put in place prizes for the best clean water songs, this will attract best musicians to come up with such songs and these musicians have a lot of follow up, a lot of people who support every message they disseminate, ...more »
Many communities cannot manage to build these tanks for themselves at home in order to access clean rain water, but if communities invest in building public tanks, this will make clean water access easy most especially in Africa where people still embrace the model of sharing services.
There is need to promote water related applications, we can create a team of innovators and task them to come up with cheap and easy water applications for example those that can take a picture of water and determine whether that water is clean or not. I think this will make it easy for the majority since most people already have smart phones and we can also find away to provide communary to those who do not have.
There are many technologies that help on making cost effective clean water accessible to all people as; Life straw, a small cigar-shaped tube packed with some truly innovative engineering. This clever design purifies water from potential pathogens like typhoid, cholera, dysentery and diarrhea all before they reach your lips. Ceramic water filters, these water purification devices are made from fired clay, and the tiny ...more »