Coca-Cola improves water access in Ndeeba

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa in Uganda, through Century and Rwenzori Bottling Companies, has propelled a coordinated effort with Nyonta Relief to give expanded access to safe water for powerless families in Ndeeba, in Kampala.

Supporting the venture “Nyonta Tree forever”, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa will supply 100 ‘Nyonta Kits’ to families in Ndeeba. These will give them clean drinking water for use in their families for drinking, cooking and different employments.

The Nyonta Kit utilizes gravity to sanitize more than 100 LPD of any water from a new water source. Therefoer making it ok for human utilization. The commitment is esteemed at UGX33million and will go to 500 individuals in the Ndeeba people group.


“The organization backing to the defenseless networks in Ndeeba is supported by the conviction that all individuals around the globe merited an opportunity to get to safe water forever,” said Ivan Oboth, Sales Director of Century and Rwenzori Bottling Companies

He said water was a key issue for the Coca-Cola framework around the globe.

He swore, the organization would keep utilizing water capably to guarantee that the packaging activities in Uganda decreased water use. And also bolstered the arrangement of sheltered, clean drinking water to networks.

Underscoring the significance of the undertaking, Ms. Diana Apio Kasyate, the Government Relations Manager Coca-Cola East and Central Africa Franchise stated, “It is basic for us. As a major aspect of the world’s driving drink organization, to utilize water capably in our tasks. In addition, and also lead in giving it back. We work to secure neighborhood water assets and give protected, clean drinking water to networks out of luck,” She said.

Clarifying the venture, Nyonta Relief Patron, Hon. Joyce Nabosa Ssebugwawo, said that In Uganda, it is assessed that 33 youngsters kick the bucket each day because of the runs from tainted drinking water.

“That is the reason we propelled the ‘Anti33’ battle; to unite individuals and associations who feel the ethical commitment to help lessen the quantity of kids passing on of preventable drinking water illnesses. We are upbeat that the Coca-Cola System has gone along with us today,” she said.


Hon. Ssebugwawo said that since moms are the caretakers of family unit wellbeing, guaranteeing the accessibility of savoring water homes is their immediate obligation. She urged all ladies to join the crusade.

Approaching clean drinking water is critical to a sound life. Furthermore, the accessibility of clean drinking water has the ability to empower sexual orientation equity. Also, stable instruction for youngsters in a home and salary age for moms who will have plentiful time since affliction in a house is wiped out.

It is significant that a great many individuals over the world are denied of this fundamental need. The issue is especially dangerous in Southern Africa. As per UNICEF, in Uganda it is assessed that 60% of the populace has no entrance to consumable water. Therefore prompting the demise of 33 youngsters consistently. In conclusion, the undertaking will profit 500-700 individuals in 100 family units.

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