Himalayan Rural Support Program HRSP
Project Title: Rain Water Harvesting for 100 Household in Union Council Degwar Haveli Azad Kashmir
Current Project Activity REPORT October 2010
Himalayan Rural Support Program HRSP organized the potential beneficiaries meetings and trainings together on Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) . Due to the recent rain flood devastation the local community realized the need for harvesting the Rain water in shape of Water ponds construction and water conservation and harvesting from the CGI Roofs. HRSP team completed the information on water related issues in all the Villages of Union council Degwar namely, Rankary Khass, Rankary Chohan, Rankary Paeen, Hundi Pirran, Fatah Pur, Loi Dandi, Nari, Degwar, Akhori, and Danna. During this period HRSP and community agreed on the following terms and conditions.
● Local Community will provide warehouse
● Local Community will adapt the hygienic behavior
● HRSP will train the locally available plumbers / masons on Rain water harvesting
● HRSP and local community together will ensure the timely implementation of this project
In the proposed Project area receives 1500 mm rain/year which can be stored and we want to modify house roofs which are made up of CGI sheet to store rain water and to construct water ponds it will be done by training of local people who will build such roofs. Some of them have already CGI sheet roofs to modify in Rain water harvesting enables. Sites for water ponds construction and the process of community mobilization has also been initiated and got a good acceptance and appreciation. It will bring the people out of grab of rare water. It is hope to have the Project area open defecation free (ODF) by implementation of this Project and the heath of women and children will be improved in particular and the general public a whole. Local poorer communities are waiting for this marvelous response from the donors to meet the dire need and provide an opportunity to say thanks.
Syed Aftab Hussain Hussain Bukhari
Secretary General/ CEO
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