Updated: Jun 15
Access to clean drinking water is a fundamental human right, yet in many parts of the world, it remains a luxury. Yemen, a country facing multiple challenges, including political instability and ongoing conflict, has been grappling with a severe water crisis for years. However, amidst these adversities, 4Them has been working tirelessly to bring sustainable sources of clean water to the people of Yemen. Through our water well projects, we are making a significant impact on the lives of Yemeni communities, providing them with a lifeline against waterborne diseases like cholera.
Yemen's water crisis is multifaceted, with various factors contributing to the scarcity of clean water. Years of conflict have severely damaged the country's infrastructure, including water supply systems, leaving millions of Yemenis without access to safe drinking water. Compounding the issue is the contamination of available water sources, exposing the population to life-threatening diseases like cholera.
In 2017, we recognised the urgent need for clean water in Yemen and decided to take action. Despite being thousands of miles away, we dedicate our efforts and resources to help Yemeni communities overcome the water crisis. We have partnered with local organisations and deployed volunteers and members to work on the ground, ensuring the successful implementation of our water well projects.
The cornerstone of 4Them's initiatives in Yemen is the construction of sustainable water wells in strategic locations throughout the country. These wells tap into underground water sources, providing a continuous supply of clean water to nearby communities. By investing in sustainable solutions, we aim to create lasting change and reduce the dependence on external aid.
While 4Them has made remarkable progress, our work is far from over. Yemen's water crisis requires sustained attention and continued efforts to ensure access to clean water for all. We are actively seeking support and donations to expand our operations, reach more communities, and build additional water wells. Our commitment to Yemen's cause is unwavering, and we remain dedicated to making a lasting difference in the lives of the Yemeni people.