THE TROUBLE WITH WATER

THE WATER IN UGANDA BY CHIP NEAL

The Water In Uganda

There is not much water in Uganda, but most of the water is often considered in our population undrinkable. Alot of water in Lake Victoria is polluted by hyacinth. The hyacinth is some what like an algae bloom and grows and has now covered over 80% of lake Victorias shoreline. No one was really sure of how the hyacinth a native plant of South America when it was first spotted in 1987.

Diseases Caused by water in Uganda

Since Ugandas water is not very clean there are many possible diseases that you can contract if you drink water in Uganda. Some of the diseases include bacterial dihharia, hepatitis A, typhoid fever, and schistosomiasis. this disease

Soluttions

If money is donated to our fondation, then it wil be possible to install more wells. With more wells that are closer to where the vilages are located it can let children go to school more often. Another possible solution is to install a springbox near a river to purifue the water from diseases such as typhoid fever and dihharia. Less deaths will occur and the population will increase and the possibilty of more of an economy