Dear Diary: 5 days constructing sand dams with the Nyungwe in Mozambique. Day 1

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Christopher working with community members on the sand dam construction site to dig down to the river bedrock...
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It is imperative that excavation continues until the bedrock of the river is reached. This creates a solid base to build the dam upon and means that the millions of litres of water the dam will retain will not be lost through seepage under the dam wall."

Christopher Purnell, Excellent Development Programmes Officer


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