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

Narrative

This bore-dugwell # PW165CRG2, is in the Charghat village of Swarupnagar block of North 24 Parganas district. Golar Shawddar donated the site for the community.

  • Suparna Mondol of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Fri 24 Jan 2014, Over 6 Years ago

    projector programme has been finished at Solua nimno buniyadi prothomic bidhalaya/school. Near PW165. Stu-142, Teacher-6. M-1. F-2.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Wed 07 Aug 2013, About 7 Years ago

    This wel is used by 11 families.48 people.used for drinking and cooking.water 17ft 2inch.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Thu 11 Jul 2013, Over 7 Years ago

    Health meeting held in this Bi-Tech well,Total people-13,Male-5,Female-8,Good water,used for drinking and cooking.Theoline give 200ml.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Sat 06 Jul 2013, Over 7 Years ago

    This well is used by 10 families.45 people.good water.used for drinking and cooking.theoline give 200 ml.water into pipe.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Mon 10 Jun 2013, Over 7 Years ago

    This well is used by 11 families.48 people.Good water.used for drinking and cooking.theoling give 200 ml.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Tue 16 Apr 2013, Over 7 Years ago

    This well is used by 10 families 45 people.water dry.good water.people used for drinking and cooking.

  • Suparna Mondol of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Tue 29 Jan 2013, Over 7 Years ago

    Health meeting is ok. M-1, F-12, CH-4.

  • Animesh sarkar of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed_overbudget Sat 01 Dec 2012, Almost 8 Years ago

    This well is good ,used 5 families,25 people,theoline 400 ml,

  • Suparna Mondol of Project Well
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    • SMS
    Implementation Status: completed Fri 23 Mar 2012, Over 8 Years ago

    This project program is a success. At present 37 people are using water from this well.

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Dec, 2010 Implementation Phase
  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2009 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

This bore-dugwell # PW165CRG2, is in the Charghat village of Swarupnagar block of North 24 Parganas district. Golar Shawddar donated the site for the community.

Other Issues

Unusual and unexpected issues faced during project execution

The construction of this bore-dugwell is completed in July 2010. The community has been trained to apply the disinfectant and field workers visit to check its functionality.

Impact

People Impacted: 79

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 79

According to the register record of July 2011 the total consumers=79; Families=15; Male=40, Female=39, children <5 = 3 and students =33.
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17 families are using this bore-dugwell. Male=35, Female=35, children=16

Implementer: Project Well & Aqua Welfare Society

Aqua Welfare Society, AWS, is the partner NGO of Project Well. Their office is based in the North 24 Parganas. The 7 honorary board members are located in Kolkata. There were only 5 field workers who were interacting with the villagers and beneficiaries, training the users on maintenance of the dugwells, organizing village meetings and health meetings. This year four more field workers including a management trainee have been contracted due to expansion of the program to other districts like Nadia and Murshidabad. A technical advisor of AWS is based in Kolkata who visits the village occasionally and one awareness programmer who is in charge of awareness programs in the communities and educational institutions. There is an accountant and also a data entry person on part time basis.

Funding

funded:
$800
Final Cost:
$1,050

Plan/Proposal