Community Dry Sanitation Initiative in Monze, Zambia (2014-2015)
Global Dry toilet Association of Finland along with the local partner, Green Living Movement (GLM) plan to improve the environmental sanitation standards and contribute to poverty alleviation in Freedom compound in Monze, Zambia.
The project focus is to improve sanitation and hygiene practices and give environmental education resulting to poverty alleviation. During the project implementation, dry toilets will be built in public places such as markets, schools, health outposts and churches, and selected social clubs and few selected demonstration toilets at household levels. To improve the accessibility to clean water, also communal water points will be built. The project is designed to ultimately address poor environmental sanitation, problem of accessibility to safe drinking water, inadequate community environmental health education and poverty. In addition, hygiene and health education is given as well as promoting of dry toilets in the area.
In a long term, project will benefit the whole Monze town but main beneficiaries in the first stage will be women, children and youth as well as disabled people.
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Project Manager Finland: Sari Huuhtanen
e-mail: sari.huuhtanen (at) huussi.net
puh: +358 45 356 4099