plan 338BYOW (Bring Your Own Water) Treatment System at L'Esperance Orphanage

Summary


We will install a water treatment system at the L'Esperance Orphanage. The children will use a BYOW (Bring Your Own Water) system to get clean water using gravity-fed sand filters and solar-powered ultraviolet light disinfection.

Background

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Location

Ngoma, karongi, Rwanda

Focus

Primary Focus: Water - Community
Secondary Focus: Water Purification

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 130

AIDS and genocide orphans

School Children Getting Water: 0

People Getting Sanitation: 0

People Getting Other Benefits: 29

Jobs provided during construction

Start Date: 2008-08-01

Completion Date: 2008-08-31

Technology Used:

Proposal created in conjunction with Engineers Without Borders. Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX.

Phases:

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Community Organization:

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Government Interaction:

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Ancillary activities:

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Other Issues:

Proposal submitted and funded outside PWX

Maintenance Revenue:

Maintenance Cost: $1,000

Metrics:

Prior art before metrics

Cost: $15,000

n/a

Co Funding Amount: $0

Community Contribution Amount: $0

Fund Requested: $15,000

Implementing Organization:

Name Status Completion Date Amount Assigned
BYOW (Bring Your Own Water) Treatment System at L'Esperance Orphanage complete_successful Aug 2007 $15,000