USAID/Senegal Millennium Water and Sanitation Program
Overall Objectives and Goal of the Program
The purpose of the USAID/PEPAM Program is to improve sustainable access to water supply and sanitation and promote better hygiene in targeted rural, small town, and peri-urban areas of
Water Supply and Sanitation at Local Level in the Department of Ziguinchor
Beneficiaries of the Program and Grant Activities
Rural and small peri-urban communities in the Ziguinchor department
Public gathering places (markets, schools, community facilities, etc…)
Intervention Zone / Region
Diouloulou, Djinaki, Kartiack, et Mlomp.
Village site selections
Diouloulou, Dombondir, Selety, Badiana, Belaye, Ebinako, Dianki, Kartiack, Bassire, Ediamat.
Within the framework of the implementation of the program of the USAID/PEPAM, and for the targeted villages, the team of the WESWA will play the role of technical relay. The following activities will be carried out:
WESWA is a local NGO based in Ziguinchor that is well known and anchored within the communities it works with and thus works well with the local population, institutions and stakeholders. WESWA will work with the local stakeholders to ensure appropriate selection and use of technology, sustainable financial systems, maintenance for water and sanitation within all the intervention zones that are identified and selected by the project. WESWA will work with the local populations, rural committees and local artisans, using social marketing and behavior change techniques, so that they take ownership of managing, maintaining and sustaining appropriate water and sanitation solutions for the locale and community.
WESWA is using a community participatory approach which focus on positively achieve the results of the USAID / PEPAM program, and using the following five steps:
1 : Analysis of the current context;
2 : Review and selection of appropriate technical interventions;
3 : Development of solutions, and field testing for appropriateness and replicability ;
4 : Implementation and monitoring ;
5 : Evaluation, documentation, data collection and reporting on indicators.
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