G-1666

Drinking Water For 473 Indigen

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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Argentina

Location: Formosa

Total Budget: $110,000

Area of Focus: Water and sanitation



The Project aims to improve access to safe water by the indigenous communities belonging to the original Qomle'ec people who have suffered the floods of the Pilcomayo River during the month of February of this year. 14 communities have been evacuated and can not return to their homes since the sediments of the river have left buried the available infrastructures: houses, schools, health centers, etc.

Currently, 473 families are relocating and do not have homes or access to water.

For this, it is proposed to build in the new settlements cisterns of 16,000 liters. With roof to harvest rainwater in order to ensure water supply.

The construction of the cisterns is accompanied by a Training Plan for water management with a focus on women, who are in charge of carrying water and domestic chores, so they suffer differentially from water scarcity.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4845

Rotary Club of: Formosa-8 de Abril

Primary Contact: Nancy Pereira

Email: nancypereira@arnet.com.ar

Primary International Partner

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Project Status

Need $72,000
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Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

District 4845 DDF

22-Aug-18

-

$1,000

$1,000

Remaining Amount to Raise

Additional Club Contribution (Needed) - Add a contribution

$72,000

-

$72,000

Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation

$36,000

$1,000

$37,000

Total

$110,000

Note: as of July 1, 2015 there is a 5% additional support fee for cash contributions. This fee does not appear in the financials above because it does not apply if the funds are sent directly to the project account (without going through TRF, and therefore without Paul Harris credit). Clubs sending their cash contribution to TRF must be aware they will have to send an additional 5%.

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History Log Entries

22-Aug-18

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

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