Health
 Rwanda
Project #5468

Hygiene and Sanitation Project in Rural Areas

by Rwanda Pharmaceutical Students' Association (RPSA/AEPHAR)

Summary

The main objectives of the project is to improve the situation of Hygiene and sanitation in Kigembe sector through the education and construction of shared latrines to the 60 householders.
$132
total raised
4
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

The target group is situated in Gisagara District of the Southern Province of Rwanda. The project locates in Kigembe village and provides hygiene and sanitation services to the surrounding rural population. The area is characterized by a mountainous, with extremely poor roads and a general lack of facilities in each village.Diarrhea is the main disease in village and they do not have even toilet. Our solution is education and latrine construction on 60 householders of that village.

Solution

Our project will offer the people in Village the basic knowledge on Hygiene and sanitation in a weekly education sessions and to construct a shared latrines in order to reduce the problem of sanition and diarrhea in that village.

Long-Term Impact

More than 1000 people of the village will have access to up to date and trusted information about hygiene and sanitation, Latrines for up to 60 householders will constructed and reduce the risks related to the toilets in the grounds like diarrhea.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.aephar.org
Rwanda Village Concept Project
Rwanda Village Concept Project
Rwanda Ministry of Health

Organization Information

Rwanda Pharmaceutical Students' Association (RPSA/AEPHAR)

Location: huye, South Province - Rwanda
Website: http:/​/​www.aephar.org
Rwanda Pharmaceutical Students' Association (RPSA/AEPHAR)
Project Leader:
Cassien Havugimana
President
Huye, Southern Province Rwanda

Funded Project!

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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