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

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Dec, 2008 Implementation Phase
    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) 7 Months after start 23 Jul, 2008

    10 dugwells self funded by project well

    Status: Complete - Successful

    Operating Status:

    23 July 2008: Construction of all the ten dugwells are complete. By 23rd the indicator boards are to be erected unless there is heavy downpour. Expecting to receive photos of the complete wells by next week. A pdf file will be uploaded with pictures of the wells underconsturction for record.

    More videos will be formatted and uploaded shortly.

    Meera Hira-Smith ( Project Well ) 7 Months after start 23 Jul, 2008

    Demand for more dugwells for Duma, Gaighata_July 2008

    Status: Complete - Successful

    Operating Status:

    The intention was to record the brawl between the boatman and a passenger and see what was captured instead.....

  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Jan, 2008 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.

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 216

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

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Funding

Final Cost:
$7,030

Plan/Proposal