The Mayor of Rubaga Division Joyce Ssebugwawo has appealed to corporate world to support initiatives aimed at improving life of children and other vulnerable group in slum areas.
She says this in line with human rights to afford access to basic necessities of life to every one.
The Rubaga mayor made the remarks while launching Anti33 water campaign by Nyonta Relief Initiative at Serena Kampala Hotel.
Chris Matabi Nyonta Relief Founder said the campaign intends to reduce number of children dying of water related diseases.
“Water like air, belongs not only to those who can pay for it but belongs to those who are thirsty.This is our main goal to raise and mobilise for the vulnerable group,” Mutabi said.
He says the four year campaign will raise money to save children from water related deaths.
“We envision that in the next four years of this campaign number of children dying of water related deaths will be reduced and mobilised class of people to advocate and mobilise resources for the cause,” Mutabi said.
According to UNICEF report about 3.3million children in Uganda die of water related deaths yet its preventable if role models and individuals can advocate and promote good interventions.
Mutabi says through the campaign about 3.3million house holds will be reached and 3.3 million trees planted country to raise awareness.
He however appealed to the corporate world and individuals go support the good cause.
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