Project information

clean water for Teso villages

tackling the level of poor health especially amongst children in the rural communities of the very poor Teso region in North East Uganda by a programme of 25 wells provided in each community and developed and managed by the community.Clean water has meant major health benefits

January 2011 - January 2013

Charity information: teso development trust

teso development trust
  • Need

    Need

    high levels of water borne diseases especiallly amongst children htough use of contaminated water from local waterholes or lakes .
    shortage of water for sanitation and irrigation of crops

    Solution

    clean water sharply reducing water borne disease .
    convenient local provision reduces time spent fetching water and the burden on children and women
    better local water helps crop production and better local food supply

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    to provide local clean water to villages in Teso

    Activities

    » dig wells in suitable locations chosen by the community and install pump

    Success will be shown by the improvement of health in the community


  • Impact

    Impact

    better health as reported by the community through our local agents community development programme

    Risk

    low risks because we have undertaken 58 projects already with our partner on a tried and tested basis

    Reporting

    we get regular reports from our implementing partner that we publish on our website and in our newsletter

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £35,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £25,000 pumps purchase and installation of pumps
      £10,000 community development training and community consultation
  • Background

    Location

    North East Uganda -Soroti region

    Beneficiaries

    rural communities with high poverty many of which suffered from insurengy in 2003 and some from severe flooding in 2007 so are in a processing of recovery and development after major losses of people,homes and crops

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    we have done this successfully with our Church Partner for the last 9 years

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Pentecostal Assemblies Of God -Soroti

    implementation ,financial accountability and monitoring