New Oxfam water point, Somali region, Ethiopia

Local beneficiaries gather to watch as the final touches are put to a newly built water point and be the first to take water from the taps.


Only made possible by a new borehole 135 meters deep, fresh clean water will now be available to 13,000 people year-round.


Oxfam continues to scale up our humanitarian response to the East Africa food crisis, aiming to reach three million people across Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia.


Read more: "A better life will come": bringing water to Hindeysa, Ethiopia


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Photo: Helen O'Neill/Oxfam (June 2011)

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Taken on August 15, 2011
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