El Muyuyo

Posted on: January 24, 2017

 

Community: El Muyuyo, Ecuador
Coordinates:  0°51’46.0″S 80°22’05.0″W
Partner: Santa Barbara Ventura Professional Chapter of EWB-USA
Population Benefited: 450 people

 

El Muyuyo is a community in Ecuador recently affected by the earthquake that is not near a spring or natural water source to provide the community with access to water, nor do they have the capacity to build a well. Engineers in Action is partnering with the Santa Barbara Ventura Professional Chapter of EWB-USA to design and implement a water system that will provide the community center, which is the most densely populated and has a school and health center, with easily accessible, safe water.

 

Click here to see the full El Muyuyo application.