COVID-19 - Extra Water, Sanitation for South African Rural Areas

The Department of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation has decided to increase the provision of water and sanitation in high-density public areas, informal settlements and rural areas in response to the novel coronavirus. The measure comes after President Cyril Ramaphosa declared a National Disaster over the pandemic, closing borders and schools in the country.

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