Report for the Period of March to May 2012
Grant recipient: Himalayan Rural SupportProgram ((HRSP)
OrganizationDirector Syed AftabHussain Bukhari
Title: ChiefExecutive Officer (CEO)
Catchment Area: Union Council Degwar DistrictHaveli of AJK
Funds Receiptand disbursement Report
AmountReceived from Global Giving 116891.12
Budget Line activities
1. Orientation training stakeholders UC Degwar 32
participants Refreshment, Banner& stationary
2. Hygiene and sanitation training to 34 Mothers of children under 5 year of
3. Cost of CGI sheets for roofing of 2 Beneficiaries UC Degwar
4. Salary of Admin and finance officer
5. Bank Deduction
event was arranged at HRSP office Kahuta on April 28, 2012. Stakeholders fromUnion Council Degwar, Notables from other union councils and line department’sofficials participated. CEO HRSP welcomed all the participant, thanked Global Givingand Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy for provision of financial support in thisproject. Poor people including men, women and children are direct beneficiaries.This project will save the community of UC Degwar a population of 2400. Fromcholera, Diarrhea and other diseases Thirty two stakeholders and other notableparticipated in this session.
Syed Mohsin AliBokhari from Union Council Degwar discussedthat 400 households of Degwar are without roof. Walls have been constructed butthere is need of CGI sheets for roofing for these households. Water borndiseases like cholera diarrhea and malaria are prevailing in Degwar. Patientsof Degwar have been suffering from malaria last year. Malaria section of Healthdepartment is working there but is difficult for them to visit regularly theremote area of UC Degwar. There is need to work on control of outbreak of thisdisease. There is need of proactive attitude of people to cooperate in this projectfor project sustainability and we will cooperate with HRSP for implementationof this project.
Ashaq Ahmed Khan.
Resource person of this session discussed on water management, waterborne diseasesand their control.
Water management:Everyone is accountable for every drop of water. Use water in the way that itstracks do not disturb the life of other. He said that malaria is due to mosquito.It can be biologically controlled by conservation of the habitat of Dragon fly.One Dragon fly eats 100 mosquitoes daily. Its nymphs eat mosquito’s more thanadult dragon fly. Don’ use spray for the control of insects and diseases onvegetables and fruits. Chemical spry diminishes the population of birds. Butterfliesand honey bees are the pollinator of 40% plants. Due to presence of threebirds, Bulbul, Long tailed minivet and tit in any jungle, the insect whichdamage and hollow tress are finished Kestrel (Basha) eats mouse and smallinsects. He suggested stakeholder’s especially local community of Degwar tocollect data of previous 5 years that how many people died from water bornediseases. Session was closed after open discussion on project implementation.
Project will implemented with the cooperation of
project stakeholders. This project will be beneficial for number of men, womenand children of union Council Degwar and water born diseases will be controlledafter preparation of 100 selected houses with CGI roofing.
Trainer Abida Afzal welcomed the participants and introduced
herself and HRSP team. The training started with recitation of Holy Quran byone of the participant Shamim Akhtar. The trainer started with the importanceof hygiene and cleanliness in domestic life for better health of family as wellas the whole community. She briefed them about the common diseased spreading
all over due tocareless attitude of people with their food, water, and the internal domesticenvironment. Majority of common diseased spread due to usage of non hygienicwater and food. So the water has been given the top priority to be clean thehygienic for use Aqua tab cleaning method was proposed by trainer to clean thewater from germs and bacteria. Following are the key points discussed duringsession of better health, hygiene and sanitation.
During session different questions were raised by theparticipants and answered by the trainer in a very convincing manner. At theend, the participants thanked HRSP, Global Giving and Pakistan Centre for Philanthropyto arrange training on such an important issue. “Now I am well awaredabouthygiene and sanitation and will apply your suggestion in our homes, after all myfamily health in very important for me, asked Fatima a participant”. Thetraining ended with concluding remarks by SyedMumtaiz Hussain Bukhari tanking the ladies for their participation and thesession / training ended with refreshment.
of three villages of union council Degwar was carried out by the HRSP (GlobalGiving) team and collected house hold data of 14 people identified by the teamout of them two most deserving beneficiaries were selected.
SaidAlam Shah Hundi Peeran
Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.
If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.
This project is no longer accepting donations.
Still want to help?
Find another project in
that needs your help.
Farward Kahuta, District Havali,
Bagh, Azad Kashmir,