For the first time ever water is flowing
in a permanent water system in the village of Fiadanana! In the eighty
years since the village was founded water had never been available in
the village! These photos are witnessing this historic event in
This was then - one of the communal water holes This
is now in November 2006
The new water tank, centrally located in the village.
My God so clear is this water (comment form the villagers)
Children seeing and touching running
water for the first time
The water is stored in the
village in a big storage tank that gets refilled form the clear water
from the mountain top, some 2.5km or over a mile and a half away.