Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides Arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

Narrative

Wajed Ali donated land for the community to construct bi-tech well designed to produce arsenic-free water mainly for cooking and drinking. See 'field notes' for ongoing activities.

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 1 Nov, 2015 Implementation Phase
  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2013 Preparation Phase

Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides Arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

Narrative

Wajed Ali donated land for the community to construct bi-tech well designed to produce arsenic-free water mainly for cooking and drinking. See 'field notes' for ongoing activities.

Sustainability

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Regular use (and supply) of theoline for water purification and maintaining and repairing hand pump.

Other Issues

Unusual and unexpected issues faced during project execution

PIC DOCS

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 35

consumers in March 2015 excluding those using for other purposes

Maintenance/Operating Costs Annual, in US$: $2400

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Regular use (and supply) of theoline for water purification and maintaining and repairing hand pump.

Funding

Funded:
$823
Community:
$300
Final Cost:
$1,123
$823:
MSSCT

Plan/Proposal