Stories: The Fiery Serpent: dicampo_gw_001

Children fetch drinking water from the dam in Wantugu, Ghana. Guinea worm is a common problem in communities that fetch their water from one small, contaminated water source. The dam dries up for several months during northern Ghana's dry season, and the people of Wantugu have to walk several miles to the next village to get water.

Children fetch drinking water from the dam in Wantugu, Ghana. Guinea worm is a common problem in communities that fetch their water from one small, contaminated water source. The dam dries up for several months during northern Ghana's dry season, and the people of Wantugu have to walk several miles to the next village to get water.