Six innovative water projects across the Navajo Nation will receive funding
KOHLER, Wis., July 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Today, Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of kitchen and bath products, and DigDeep, a human rights non-profit addressing water and sanitation challenges in the U.S., announced the first recipients of its new Water is Life microgrant program. Launched earlier this year, the microgrant program helps local community leaders and groups across the Navajo Nation develop innovative ideas to increase access to clean water and sanitation.
by Rebecca Adamson, Native American economist, Founder and President, First Peoples Worldwide
“The fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline has implications beyond the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. It is a fight for everyone who wants clean air, clean water, and gender equality. As governments increasingly prove incapable or unwilling to protect these things, citizens are turning to the market and the market is responding.”