Agricultural Relief Organisation Thailand, Netherlands
HOAT has the objective of:
a. Offering assistance to poor families in the form of livestock and agricultural necessities, in particular in Thailand and elsewhere in the world;
b. Offering support to each and every person or institution in the area of health care, sanitation, employment, education, social position and food supply;
c. Performing all other actions which are, in the broadest sense of the word, connected or beneficial to the foregoing.
The foundation tries to accomplish its objective by, among other things, providing work, teaching materials, food, water purification equipment and livestock as also by transferring knowledge in the broadest sense of theword.
Clean drinking water for Thai children:
In December 2007 we, in association with the Dutch hospitality industry, placed the first water purification installations at schools in Thailand so that the children at these schools are no longer exposed to drinking water contaminated with ecoli and coliform.