Implementing quick wins
The team of Water4Oku has now completed two trips to Oku, in the Northwest of Cameroon.
They were welcomed with joy and warmth by the nice people of Oku.
After the first trip in January 2018, Wouter and Alfred proposed a series of quick wins.
The trip in April 2018 aimed at providing the necessary knowledge to proceed with the first recommendations.
The peoples from Oku responded enthusiastically – the picture shows the construction of the “Niek Dam”: a dam made with the materials readily available – rocks and wood – proposed by Niek, one of the team members.
Below is the proud builders team:
As a result the water stream now provides a much needed reservoir: