Promotion of Ecological Sanitation for development

by cultural waves uganda

Summary

Raise the level of awareness on poor sanitation and high light the opportunities, benefits and challenges of ecological sanitation for Sustainable Development
$20
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

After the community needs assessment exercise in Masaka district (Uganda), was found that the sanitary conditions were deteriorating with water pollution featuring very prominently as a result of contamination from surface built pit latrines which are typical of 90% of the community, 10% lacking toilets hence improper disposal of wastes. Leading to spread of water borne diseases, like dysentery, cholera, soil nutrient depletion.520 beneficiaries

Solution

Activities include sensitization work shops and construction of ecosan toilets, develop gardens for food security,promote primary health care,promote the use of toilets

Long-Term Impact

The project is expected to promote proper sanitation, encourage sustainable agricultural and environment practices for sustainable livelihoods hence Ecological Sanitation.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.culturalwaves.org

Organization Information

cultural waves uganda

Location: masaka - Uganda
Website: http:/​/​www.culturalwaves.org
Project Leader:
kakeeto henry
masaka, masaka Uganda

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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