Although the country statistics show that only 3% of the population lack access to clean water and 13% lack access to basic sanitation, these problems mainly exist in the rural communities. Without access to these necessities there is a risk for diseases.
The ministries focus on providing clean source of drinking water in the rural communities, and they build community bathroom facilities. To improve the hygiene and stop the spread of diseases. Pro Infancia is the Dominican representative organisation for Days4girls in the Dominican Republic, they advance menstrual equity, health, dignity, and opportunity for all.