WASH & Primary Health Care

To improve the socioeconomic well-being, quality of health of communities living in poverty by reducing the incidence of water and sanitation related diseases through sustainable WASH and Health interventions.

Program Focuses
  • Increasing sustainable access to safe and affordable drinking water
  • Establishment of community-based operation and maintenance WASH structures
  • Ensuring access to improved sanitation and hygienic practices for all people through government endorsed practices
  • Improving access and quality of primary health care services at community level

Program Intervention
  • Water supply through installation of hand pump, solar water pump, gravity flow scheme
  • Formation of water user committee
  • Training on operation and maintenance
  • Awareness on WASH issues, hygiene promotion
  • Provision of improved sanitation and hygiene

Program Outreach
  • Clean drinking water provided to 500,000 underprivileged people through more than 2500 hand pumps, gravity flow schemes and tube well.
  • 2734 households latrines provided
  • Around 700,000 people reached with key hygiene messages and hand washing
  • 250 patients treated with Eye surgery (cataract)

  • WASH