Scott launches 'bathrooms change lives' program to help 49,000 people in the region

2022-06-15 15:27:07 By : Ms. Tracy Lee

Add to your topics of interestIn Colombia, the company delivered bathrooms in some municipalities of Bolívar and stressed that it will continue with this type of initiativeScott, Kimberly-Clark's brand of toilet paper and sanitary napkins, announced that it will continue its 'bathrooms change lives' sanitation program in eleven Latin American countries.To date, this program has benefited more than 1.3 million people in the region with improvements in access to basic hygiene conditions.For this year, the countries will be: Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru and Brazil.For 2021, the campaign will focus on providing social impact assistance together with the NGOs Plan International and Water For People.The goal is to impact more than 49,000 people in the selected countries.In addition to running toilets, Scott will also conduct hygiene education sessions and support access to clean water for vulnerable communities in Latin America.In Colombia, for example, this year the construction of toilets in Sincerín, Gambote and La Boquilla, in Bolívar, was completed and personal hygiene kits were delivered to more than 460 families, activities that it announced will continue."Now more than ever, access to clean water and sanitation are essential and we must continue to accelerate our efforts to help those most in need," concluded Kenneth Hylton, Director of Marketing at Kimberly-Clark for the North region of Latin America.Personalized news, according to your topics of interestCompilation of the top 10,000 companies in sales in ColombiaRelive in the front row all the forums and chairs of La RepúblicaMore than 300 books and magazines, in alliance with OverDriveSelect and keep your favorite itemsAccess our printed publications in digital formatReceive the news selected by our editorial team© 2022, Editorial La República SAS All rights reserved.Cr. 13a 37-32, Bogota (+57) 1 4227600Ardila Lülle Organization -