Humanitarian Aid: WASH Assistance for floods and conflict victims in Pakistan

Country: 
Pakistan
Region: 
Tehsil Khwazakhela, District Swat, Province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Taluka Kunri, District Umerkot, Province Sindh
Project Duration: 
01/10/2010 to 30/06/2011
Status: 
Completed
Donor(s): 
ECHO, HOPE'87
Project Description: 

The project started in October 2011 and is successfully being implemented. Initially, the project was only approved for the province of KPK, but responding to the needs of Sindh floods of 2011, HOPE’87 requested a contract renewal from the donor ECHO. Fortunately, an additional 325,000 EUR of funds were allocated for the victims of Sindh floods. The part of the project in Sindh was completed on 30th June - the result included the completion of 100 hand pumps, 200 latrines and the distribution of 2,000 water storage and hygiene kits to the most vulnerable families. In the KPK part 50 drinking water supply schemes, 1,650 latrines, the cleaning of drainage channels and community based infrastructure have benefited 500 cash for work recipients. Moreover, 1,650 of the most vulnerable families have been given water storage and hygiene kits.