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No solutions in sight to Mayotte's chronic water shortages

The Indian Ocean island of Mayotte is France's poorest department, but still boasts the country's highest birthrates. The booming demography makes Mayotte's chronic water shortages all the more problematic. A third of all Mayotte households don't have access to piped water supply, and for those who do, water shut-offs have become all too frequent. It's a recurring problem but with no apparent solutions in sight… France 3's Benjamin Delombre reports, with FRANCE 24’s James Vasina.

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A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and James Vasina.

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