Completed Project

Construction of drinking water schemes at 20 villages of Chamauli and Pouri-Hans Jal Dhara

Agency : The Hans Foundation

Team Goutam Sadhu, Parvinder Sharma, Abhishek Srivastava

The overall goal of the project was to meet out the demand and gap of potable water & improve the health of status to the targeted population of 20 villages of Chamauli and Pouri Districts of Uttarakhand. The objectives of the project were –

  • Provide safe drinking water & reliable water supply to the masses by implementing/construction of a different type of water supply schemes
  • Construction of low-cost sanitation facilities
  • Increase Health impact through new water supply and complementary sanitation measures
  • Achieve acceptance of the project through substantial involvement of the community and especially of women in the local planning, implementation, and maintenance of the water supply and sanitation facilities
  • Safeguard the sustainability of project benefits and facilities through the formation of CBOs
  • Create co-operation between the rural consumers and Department

The Project was implemented phase-wise in a following manner:

Phase 1: Preparation of village water security plan including a detailed project report (DPR).
Phase 2: Construction of proposed Water Supply Schemes/Construction of technical
Phase 3: Community Participation (sensitization & mobilization) for planning, implementation, O&M of the schemes.