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UVa Today: Limpopo

February 25, 2011

For this week's segment of UVa Today, Professor Garrick Louis, a water supply designer, joined CBS19's Tiffani Sargent to discuss Limpopo.

For the past three years University of Virginia students in the School of Engineering and Applied Science have been working to bring clean water to Limpopo. Limpopo is the northernmost province of South Africa.

The Piedmont Rotary Council is working to raise money for supplies to finish water treatment and distribution systems in the Limpopo villages of Tshapahsa and Tshibvumo. The council will host a fundraising dinner on March 11, for more information visit Virginia to Africa: Water is Life's website.


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