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Giving them the joy of clean water


Global Peace Foundation Malaysia strategic partnership manager Khairunnisa M Aris (second from right) with Kampung Ulu Geroh villagers and their new water filter system.

Global Peace Foundation Malaysia strategic partnership manager Khairunnisa M Aris (second from right) with Kampung Ulu Geroh villagers and their new water filter system.

IT WAS the horrific sight of red welts and open sores that moved Amore-Pacific Malaysia Laneige brand general manager Foong Winnie and Global Peace Foundation chief executive officer Dr Teh Su Thye to do something for the children of Kampung Binjai, an orang asli village in Pahang.

In sharing the inspiration for “Waterful Sharing Campaign”, an effort to bring filtered drinkable water to underprivileged communities, Teh and Foong said the children first showed symptoms of skin rashes after bathing in a stagnant pond.

   

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