El Salvador

Monitoring Emergencies - El Salvador 02/25/2016

Lack of water in high elevation communities in Sonsonate Department: Women in 5 communities in the municipality of Izalco travel every 15 days for more than 40 km to wash clothes in the Atecozol River due to the lack of water, which was reported on February 24, 2016. Some people collect rainwater while others purchase barrels of water for drinking and storage. (M: EL SALVADOR)