On Sunday (10/2), a campaign of making safe drinking water is available for every family in Banjar Nyuh Kuning, Ubud, Gianyar regency by providing Nazava Water Filters. The campaign launch will feature a Technology Fair hosted by Yayasan Kopernik – a local organisation that distributes life-changing technology in Indonesia. People can try out a range of environmentally friendly technologies including water filters, biomass cook stoves and, solar light.
The launch event will include a short presentation on why safe drinking water is important, and a demonstration on how to use and maintain the Nazava Water Filter.
All families in Banjar Nyuh Kuning will receive a voucher that they can redeem for a 13.5 LitreNazava Water Filter valued at Rp. 225,000. The vouchers can be redeemed at Warung Koperasi Banjar Nyuh Kuning from 11-23 February 2013.
More than 3.4 million people die each year from water, sanitation, and hygiene-related causes. At least 99% of these deaths are in the developing world.
In Indonesia itself, 150.000 children die yearly and 18% of those died because of diarrhea from the lack access of safe drinking water.Many of these deaths could be prevented by better access to safe, safe drinking water.
The Nazava Water Filter is an innovative Indonesian technology that quickly filters water to make it safe to drink.It filters tap, well and rain water.
Nazava water filters are very convenient, saving customer’s time and money. Water from a Nazava water filter is nine times cheaper than buying water and four times cheaper than boiling water on an LPG stove. Using a Nazava water filter can save families Rp. 700.000 per year.