By Ahmad Husein, Communications Coordinator,
IFRC Jakarta, Indonesia
A Red Cross water and sanitation programme
on Nias Island is making a dramatic difference to the daily lives of local.
Sabaria Lasse, 49, always looks enthusiastic
every time people asking about her new latrine. It is a half brick and
wood construction situated behind her house in Hilizokhu village in the
northern district of Lahewa, on Nias Island.
"I copied the design of the latrines
that the Red Cross built and I made it with my own money," she says
Before having the latrine, Sabaria and