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 Health  Kenya Project #45818

Reduce the spread of Covid19 in Kibra slum.

A microproject by GARDEN OF HOPE FOUNDATION
Reduce the spread of Covid19 in Kibra slum.

Summary

The Project will construct 50 hand washing stations in Kibra slum to help reduce the spread of Covid19 and raise awareness on the importance of hand washing in informal settlements.

$5,000
total goal
$3,468
remaining
17
donors
0
monthly donors
8
days

Challenge

Kenya has since confirmed several cases of coronavirus, with over 200,000 cases reported across the globe, the situation might be worse in informal settlements where access to clean water is a challenge. Informal settlement is often characterized by overcrowding which might makes it easy for people to be infected by the disease.

Solution

The project will construct hand washing stations in Kibra slum in addition to raising awareness on Covid19. The hand washing stations will be made by locally assembled materials, equipped with water and soap. The stations will be strategically constructed in places where there is overcrowding.

Long-Term Impact

The project will aim at setting up hand washing station in various schools in Kibra slum. It will also train teachers, students and the entire community on the importance of hand washing and general hygiene to stop the spread of diseases including covid19. In addition, the project will also set up permanent hand washing stations in some public spaces in Kibra slum.

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Organization Information

GARDEN OF HOPE FOUNDATION

Location: NAIROBI, KENYA - Kenya
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Twitter: @GardenofhopeFdn
Project Leader:
Victor Odhiambo
NAIROBI, KENYA Kenya
$1,532 raised of $5,000 goal
 
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