Health
 Kenya
Project #1616

Millennium Water Program in Kenya

by Millennium Water Alliance

Summary

The MWP works to carry out programs with point of use (POU) water treatments and hand-washing basins, spring catchments, shallow well rehabilitation, borehole construction and micro-loans.
$400.00
total raised
5
donors
0
monthly donors
9
years active

Challenge

The MWP addresses lack of access to safe and adequate drinking water, sanitation and hygiene in Kenya through its work with partner organizations present within the country. By helping communities attain access to safe drinking water, the MWP helps to lessen the burden of diarrheal diseases within Kenya, especially among children. By incorporating integrated water resource management activities the MWP aids in improved irrigation drought mitigation, and watershed management.

Solution

Working in Kisumu & Arid & Semi Arid land areas, activities of the MWP include point-of-use water treatment with hygiene education & sanitation promotion, provision of water supply, drip irrigation, and integrated water resouce management.

Long-Term Impact

The coordination of MWP activities will serve to improve access to water and sanitation and improve hygiene along with integrating water resource management activities benefitting communities and school children totaling some 403,509 beneficiaries.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.mwawater.org

Organization Information

Millennium Water Alliance

Location: Houston, TX - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.mwawater.org
Project Leader:
Angelita Fasnacht
Grants Manager MWA
Houston, TX United States

Funded Project!

Thanks to 5 donors like you, a total of $400 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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