A bike vendor in Juba, South Sudan. Credit: Jonathan Parkinson

Water tankers and bicycles: a lifeline in South Sudan

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) 0 Comments

Around 80% of Juba’s population relies on tankers and bicycle vendors for water. But as prices have soared, amid ongoing conflict and instability, water has become unaffordable. Oxfam has set up two initiatives working within the existing market to ensure the poorest can access clean water, as Mariana Matoso explains. Drinking water is a premium commodity in Juba. Since the …