生命に欠かせない水の恵みが生活を豊かにする。

Where we work

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea

In Papua New Guinea, only 37% of the population have access to at least a basic water supply. Through this Acqua for Life project, trained coaches helped boost girls' self-confidence and hygiene knowledge. The installation of improved water and sanitation facilities in schools in the central region has benefited thousands of children. In the upcoming three years, the Acqua for Life initiative will help construct 72 toilets and install 12 rainwater tanks for the benefit of over 3,500 students.

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Greater China

Greater China

Heinigou Village, located in Yunnan, was the first destination of Acqua for Life in China in 2012, where a reservoir has been built to provide safe water for villagers.

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Sri lanka

Sri lanka

Tampitiya villagers are benefiting from a newly drilled well, a pump room, water tank, filtering plant and pipes direct to individual households.

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Nepal

Nepal

Acqua for Life has contributed to construct water and sanitation facilities at birthing and healthcare centers in Kailali and Bardiya, reducing the incidence of water-borne diseases by 10% and improving hygiene behaviours of new mothers by 60%. In the next three years, thanks to Acqua for Life’s contribution, approximately 5,523 pregnant women coming to the healthcare facilities for delivery/guardian of a newborn will benefit from hygiene sessions.

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India

India

Acqua for Life initiative has been operating in both Kolkata and Tamil Nadu state in South India.

In Kolkata, 35% of schools had no access to drinking facilities in 2015. Over the three next years, via Acqua for Life projects, four schools will be equipped and capacitated with water filtration systems, water storage tanks, designated drinking water stations and taps, new urinals and toilets; helping approximately 2,000 children.

In Tamil Nadu state, in addition to the installation of water systems, emphasis has been put on the sensitization of hundreds of teachers and students regarding preservation and use of water, hygiene and diseases

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Madagascar

Madagascar

In the Manjankandriana District of Madagascar, water access is around 58%, with potable water access at 0%. Over the next three years, through the support of Acqua for Life initiative, a long-term impact on the region will be possible, achieving clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.

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Kenya

Kenya

In Kenya 70% of the population in rural areas lack of access to basic sanitation. In the Rift Valley, Acqua for Life is installing water supply systems and about 15,000 community members and school-going children will benefit from it directly.

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Argentina

Argentina

Acqua for Life has been operating in both Patagonia and the Provincia de Misiones.

In Patagonia a treatment plant was installed using the reverse osmosis technique to produce at least 15,000 liters per day of drinking water. 1000 people will see their drinking water secured and guaranteed.

In the Selva Yriapu reserve, thanks to a water pump, piping system and a storage tank, 100 liters per person and per day will be accessible.

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Brazil

Brazil

The Acqua for Life project in Brazil is in the State of Sao Paolo, where the access to safe water increases food security and enhances environmental sustainability by improving the access of farmers to appropriate irrigation technologies and practices.

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Bolivia

Bolivia

Eight municipalities in Cruceños Valley have declared a state of natural catastrophe due to drought. Cisterns, like the ones installed through Acqua for Life project, provide a reliable supply of water to children and families, and can be restocked with water brought from elsewhere even if the local supply runs dry.

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Haiti

Haiti

For the tenth year running, Giorgio Armani beauty, via the Acqua for Life initiative, continues to be a major partner of the UNICEF "Tap project", designed to raise funds to provide safe, clean water to children all over the world.

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Mexico

Mexico

Four schools in two townships of the state of Morelos benefit from Acqua for Life's commitment to address the issues of clean water, hygiene, and sanitation in the most deprived communities.

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Ghana

Ghana

Barely half of the population living in rural Ghana enjoys access to water. With the 95 water supply systems built over the last five years, Acqua for Live project initiated a change in these communities.

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Senegal

Senegal

In the Ranérou-Ferlo district, in three different schools, water supply systems and latrine blocks with hand washing facilities and drinking fountains were installed. Rather than having to fetch water before classes start or, worse, missing out on school altogether, children can now spend their days in education.

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Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

Acqua for Life laid the first stone of a trans-boundary project by drilling a borehole in the village of Dohouan near the Bia River, a natural frontier between the Ivory Coast and Ghana.

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Argentina Bolivia Brazil Greater China Ghana Haiti India Ivory Coast Kenya Madagascar Mexico Nepal Papua New Guinea Senegal Sri Lanka
195,000 恩恵を受けた人々の数
365 整備した給水設備の数
7.7 M€ この活動への投資額
「水は、私の中で最も身近な資源です。私にとって水は、生命と再生の象徴であると同時に、安定と平穏の象徴でもあります。清潔な水がいつでも手に入る状況をつくることは、間違いなく21世紀における最大の挑戦となるでしょう。」Giorgio Armani
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Acqua for Life は水の存在が生命の維持にもっとも重要な要素であるにも関わらず、世界で9人に1人が清潔な水にアクセスできないという事実のもと2010年に設立されました。

特に注力していることは、水不足の地域へ清潔な水を安定定期に供給することです。 主な活動は:

  • 恵まれない地域において、清潔な水・衛生設備を提供するための取り組み。
  • 給水所・衛生設備・雨水の貯水・洗浄・精製設備設置など活動。
  • Acqua for Life活動やWASHプロジェクトが長期的に地元のコミュニティで継続可能な、衛生教育も含めた長期的なプロジェクト設計。

清潔な水へのアクセスはコミュニティにおけるにとびとの健康と暮らしをサポートし、社会経済に貢献します。このAqcua for Lifeプロジェクトのミッションは、人々の清潔な水や衛生設備をもとめる声を伝え、支援することです。

Acqua for Life Our partners

Acqua for Life - Partner Unicef USA

アルマーニ ビューティは、子供たちへ安全で、清潔な水を届ける10年に渡るユニセフの活動を支援してきました。

2010年から、ブルキナ・ファソ、コートジボワール、グアテマラ、ハイチ、タンザニア、トーゴ、ベトナムにおけるユニセフのWASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene) プログラムの支援を続けています。20019年にはAqcua for Lifeキャンペーンの一環でユニセフのハイチにおけるWASHプログラムの資金支援も行いました。

Acqua for Life - Partner WaterAid

2018年にAQUA FOR LIFE は ユニセフ USAとGREEN CROSS INTERNATINALのパートナーであり、WASHセクターにおける豊富な知見をもつ、 WATER AIDSをパートナーとして選びました。WATER AIDSは、安全な水の供給や衛生的な洗面設備の設置など、全ての人にとって安全かつ衛生的な環境をつくることに取り組み、直近では、28の国々で最貧層や社会的排除に直面している人々の生活環境の改善にも取り組んでいます。また、Water Aidsはその協力的な手法と、水資源問題に対する持続的な解決手法から世界的にも大きな存在感を放っています。

Between 2018 and 2020, the Acqua for Life initiative is supporting three WaterAid projects focusing on schools and health care facilities in Madagascar, Nepal, and Papua New Guinea.

Acqua for Life - Green Cross

AQUA FOR LIFE は2011年より、GREEN CROSS INTERNATINAL に支援を行ってきました。 GREEN CROSS INTERNATINALは、安全な井戸の建設や、衛生的な洗面設備の設置などを通じて、恵まれないコミュニティの環境改善に取り組んできました。さらに、子供たちが幼い頃から水資源や衛生問題の重要性を身近に感じてもらえるようにするために石鹸を使った手洗いの重要性を伝える啓蒙活動などを実施してきました。直近では、インフラ設備を長い期間にわたって使用するための正しい使用法や、メンテナンス方法などを伝える、大人向けのトレーニングを実施するまでに至りました。

Green Cross International has implemented projects for Acqua for Life in Ghana, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Greater China, Sri Lanka, Argentina, Bolivia, Mexico, and Brazil. For 2019, the focus will be in Kenya, India, Greater China, and Argentina.

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by Viviane Sassen

ドイツ出身の写真家であるヴィヴィアン・サッセンは、2018年 4月に AQUA FOR LIFE プロジェクトの一環で、パートナー団体であるWATER AIDSとともに、マダガスカルを訪れました。滞在中彼女は、写真作品が帝国主義・植民地主義のイメージに結びつくイメージを払拭するため、綺麗な水を汲みに行く楽しそうな様子を収めた、映像と写真を撮影しましました。彼女の日常をステージ写真のように美しく切り取った作品は、多くの人の注目を集めました。

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決断と行動を起こすには、まず知ることから。キャンペーンに参加し、あなたの声を水や衛生問題をより多くの人が知るきっかけにしてみませんか?

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