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

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Narrative

New site in North 24 Parganas in the Baduria Block. This bore-dugwell #PW236 is in the Soyadpur village of Bagjala Panchayat and the land is donated by Noor Islam.

    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) About 1 Year after completion 27 Dec, 2013

    Field Visit: This well is being used now after the 27 cubic feet soak tank to accumulate water is constructed.

    Status: Complete - Successful

    Operating Status:

    Field Visit: This well is being used now after the 27 cubic feet soak tank to accumulate water is constructed at a distance of six feet from the well. The water is drained through a pipe.

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    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 9 Months after completion 1 Aug, 2013

    Operating Status:

    pw236 we are doing health meeting Total 16-M10 F3-C3

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Oct, 2012 Implementation Phase
    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) 7 Months after start 21 May, 2012

    Pilot Test

    Status: In-progress

    Operating Status:

    Pilot test was done to check the depth of sand layer. The sand layer was located at the depth of 7 feet. Village meeting is scheduled.

  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2011 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

New site in North 24 Parganas in the Baduria Block. This bore-dugwell #PW236 is in the Soyadpur village of Bagjala Panchayat and the land is donated by Noor Islam.

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 40

Maintenance/Operating Costs Annual, in US$: $40

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Implementer: Project Well & Aqua Welfare Society

Aqua Welfare Society (AWS) is the partner NGO of Project Well.

Funding

Funded:
$1,073

Plan/Proposal