Clean Water and Sanitation -Rainforest of Peru

 
$21,201
$78,798
Raised
Remaining

Clean hands = good health for the kids of Tayakome

Clean hands = good health for the kids of Tayakome
The children of Tayakome have clean water and a tap stand with an eco friendly underground greywater drain directly at their home. --The simple act of hand washing, changes the health of the children. (view small | med | large | orig)

Technical Training for H2O & Sanitation Committee.

Technical Training for H2O & Sanitation Committee.
A water and sanitation committee was elected in Tayakome and receives ongoing technical training (over three yrs) in construction, maintenance and repair of the water and sanitation infrastructure, and how to maintain water quality. Jose, is a Matsigenka Indian, born in Tayakome and has served as a committee member since 2009. (view small | med | large | orig)

Monitoring Health Advances in Tayakome.

Monitoring Health Advances in Tayakome.
Yearly health examines are preformed; height, weight with anemia and intestinal parasite testing and treatment to monitor the the health advances with the people now that clean H2O & sanitation infrastructure is in place in the village. (view small | med | large | orig)

A new tap stand at the home of Judith and Abran.

A new tap stand at the home of Judith and Abran.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Water committee member building a greywater drain.

Water committee member building a greywater drain.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Health promoter conducting hygiene lessons.

Health promoter conducting hygiene lessons.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

A youth builds his greywater drain.

A youth builds his greywater drain.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Construction of a tap stand in Tayakome.

Construction of a tap stand in Tayakome.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Water arriving to a new tap for the first time.

Water arriving to a new tap for the first time.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Children carrying rocks to build thier drain.

Children carrying rocks to build thier drain.
Photo from Progress Report 'Goals Reached in Tayakome!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Nancy Santallo

Staff Member
Los Angeles,, CA United States

Where is this project located?

Peru   Health
Map of Clean Water and Sanitation -Rainforest of Peru