Reference : V-P-IQ-E-00899
Date : 26/07/2010
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Erbil Governorate, Sofaya village. ICRC water treatment plant project settled by the ICRC. ICRC engineers and the authorities of the city in front of the pumping station at the Zab Al Kabir River from which the water is withdrawn.
Photographer : GREUB, Michael
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Two Arab villages and five Kurdish villages are benefiting of this program. So far, the villagers had taken the water from the close Zab Al Kabir river unfiltered, which caused a lot of diseases and led to death in young age due to kidney failure of many of the villagers.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4368x2912
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour