P&G Partners with Save the Children and Others to Provide 800,000 Refugees

August 22, 2011

"Procter & Gamble and the international humanitarian organizations Save the Children, Population Services International (PSI), AmeriCares, Action Against Hunger, GlobalMedic, and others will provide more than 140 million liters of clean drinking water to victims of drought in East Africa...The effort will provide PUR packets to more than 800,000 refugees without access to clean drinking water... Initial efforts will focus on refugee camps in Ethiopia and Kenya, where PUR distribution programs and supply chains are already in existence."