Founder

Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah (R.)

Project Name: Improving WASH for Rohingya Refugee Host Communities (IWRRHC) Phase 02
Project Introduction:
This project will address water and sanitation challenges faced by communities that neighbor the refugee camps. Activities will include the installation of 8 deep tube wells and repair of 10 deep tube wells for safe water supply, the construction 50 new toilets and repair of 50 toilets for particularly poor households.
Project Agreement Number:
Overall Objective:
Improved access to sustainably managed clean water and sanitation and improved hygiene practice for people living in Rajapalong union, Cox’s Bazar
Specific Objectives:

  • Improved access to sustainably managed clean water and sanitation
  • Improved hygiene practice among targeted beneficiaries

Outputs:

  • 1,500 people have access to sanitary latrines
  • 900 people have access to clean drinking water
  • 8 hardware management committees functioning correctly
  • 4,000 beneficiaries have the means and the knowledge to improve hygiene and MHM practice in their household
  • 4,000 beneficiaries have the means and the knowledge to improve water safety practices from the source to consumption

Project Components: Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (Hardware & Software)
Major Activities:

  • Install 8 deep tube wells
  • Repair 10 deep tube wells
  • Install 50 new toilets
  • Repair 50 toilets
  • Train 8 hardware management committees
  • Organize 1 project launch workshop
  • Conduct 30 awareness sessions on water safety
  • Conduct 30 awareness sessions on sanitation and hygiene
  • Conduct 30 awareness sessions on MHM for adolescent girls and women
  • Declare one village as open defecation free

Project Participants (Direct):

Children (0-10)

Adolescent (11-17)

Youth (18-25)

Adult (26-60)

Senior Citizen (61+)

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Project Duration: 01 September 2022 to 31 August 2024
Financial partner (Donor): DAM UK
Implementing partner (if any): N/A
Project Location/s and number of Field offices:  Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar
Project Budget: BDT 63,35,000/-
Number of project staff and volunteers:

Staff (Regular)

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Non-Paid Volunteer

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Contact Person: Project Manager, Email: damwashukhiya@gmail.com