It’s the dry season in N’Djamena and clean water is in high demand. But poor neighbourhoods on the outskirts aren’t on the city’s grid and rely on shallow wells and water vendors to provide water for drinking and bathing. Even then, there is no guarantee that the water is clean. Last year over 17,000 people contracted cholera in Chad, with almost 5,000 cases in the capital alone. UNICEF
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