Wash In Schools-nairobi





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Project Description

Region: Africa

Country: Kenya

Location: Nairobi

Total Budget: $76,701

Area of Focus: Water, sanitation and hygiene

5 schools with well over 4,500 pupils have inadequate WASH facilities .

Water Connections are leaking or missing

Toilets have collapsed or in a sorry state of disrepair

Hand wash Stations dry or very inadequate in this covid-19 situation

Collapsed perimeter fence exposes school to vandalism of

Borehole water uptake too costly for public school

Our Rotary club aims to meet the needs by carrying out the following :

Renovate and repair broken water connections

Train school in WASH and maintain links

Repair broken perimeter fence

Timeline : We plan to complete the repairs over 3 months before schools reopen

Members Involvement :In the supervision of repairs , To train up the WASH teams in schools ,involve the School management board and users in maintenance of the facilities going forward.

Primary Host Partner

District: 9212

Rotary Club of: Muthaiga

Primary Contact: Sandra Chelel

Email: sbchelel@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 1980

Rotary Club of: Allschwil-Regio Basel

Primary Contact: martin Wegmuller

Email: martin.wegmueller@rotary1980.ch

Project Status

Need $47,701
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Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #211866.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Muthaiga (9212)





Allschwil-Regio Basel (1980)





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Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation




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