improving the survival chances of drought-affected communities through access to drinking water
Duration of the project
OCHA = United Nation Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (HRF, Humanitarian Response Fund)
A holistic approach is applied to address water insecurity and related health risks. The first intervention of the project to provided clean water to 21’500 vulnerable people affected by the severe drought through water trucking activities. The second improved access to water in dry season by constructing, rehabilitating and upgrading water sources. The third enhanced the capacity of the community to operate and manage communal water sources by strengthening the capacities of local WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene) Committees..