Mozambique - WASH

2 programs
5 134 beneficiary families in 2017

Objectives

Improve the health conditions of rural families and reduce the prevalence of diarrheal diseases in children under 5 years of age.

Intervention areas

  • North of the country : Memba and Nacala districts in Nampula province

Activities

  • Organize community awareness workshops, including in schools, to improve family hygiene knowledge and practices
  • Support rural communities to construct and rehabilitate protected water points (wells and boreholes) and build family latrines
  • Strengthen the capacity of local actors and enable them to ensure the sustainability of structures
  • Strengthen the knowledge and skills of village committees and train them in the management and maintenance of structures
  • Set up a water points maintenance network: pumps spare parts dealers and local craftsmen
  • Support the OSUWELA cooperative in tracking pump repairers and supporting spare parts dealers
  • Strengthen the capacity of government water officials to monitor the maintenance of water points

Partners

  • Village committees, public water utilities, local private operators (pumps and craftsmen)
  • RUWASO cooperative for the development of maintenance services (supply of spare parts for pumps, monitoring of manual pump repairers)

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