“Abu Ahmed”, displaced from the countryside of Hama, who and his family reside in a camp in the north of Syria, used to suffer long in order to bring water to his home. Sometimes, when outside the house, his children and family take over to fetch water. Moreover, Garbage spreads and waste accumulates in the camp due to the lack of containers, causing epidemics and diseases, especially with water shortages.
The WASH sector assists IDPs and host communities by providing sustainable and life-saving WASH services and assistance to the most vulnerable people in water-deprived areas with high WASH needs, as well as in hard-to-reach locations of any sustainable water system and improve beneficiaries’ access to water supply, sanitation and hygiene.
Water and sanitation sector activities
ATAA Humanitarian Relief Association has been able to reach more than 300,000 displaced people and their hosts in Northern Syria