Official NGO Title: Waha Mitra
Pekanbaru, Sumatra, Indonesia
Number of Safe Water Projects: 124
Number of Staff: 6
Language- Bahasa Indonesia.
GDP Per Capita- $4,000
Population- More than 240 Million
Poverty Level- 17.8 percent of the country lives below the poverty line.
Religion- Country (Indonesia) is made up of 65 percent Muslim and 16-20 percent Christian.
Climate- Tropical climate, but is more temperate in the highlands.
Brief History - This region of Indonesia is filled with lush forests and is made up of five different ethnic groups. Marco Polo visited the island in 1292, but North Sumatra did not achieve independence until the 1950’s.
To donate to our Indonesia Country Program, please go to my.watermissions.org/donate
and designate Indonesia Country Program.