Water Sanitation and Hygiene - Butabira

Visit by Alex Walyomu on 2020-11-13

Report ID
Created by
Alex Walyomu
Created date
2020-11-16 06:07:48 UTC
Modified by
Alex Walyomu
Modified date
2020-11-16 07:06:29 UTC
Trip Time
10:32-18:10 (7 h 38 m)
Village Time
13:17-16:37 (3 h 20 m)
Travel Time
4 h 18 m
Next Visit
2020-11-18 - Purpose: To have a water and sanitation meeting with the village about their borehole ownership and conduct a third survey.
Program Success
The water and sanitation committee have remained active and encourage the rest of the community to maintain good hygiene during this rain season.
Program Critical Needs
Program Ownership
The water user committee is committed to ensure that a borehole wall fence is constructed on this repaired well.
Other Program Observations
Program Expected Of Village
The water and sanitation committee to mobilize the community members for a water and sanitation meeting next week.
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit
To make a call to the water user committee and follow up on how the borehole is working.

Report Photos

15227 Butabira Village- A line of Jerrycans waiting for water. People brought in their Jerrycans early in the morning having heard news that kibo group was going to repair the borehole today.
15230 Butabira- This village chairman, Mr. Charles Buyinza is very active and has been involved in the WASH program to make sure that he sees his village change. He thanked Kibo group for fulfilling the pledge of repairing their broken well.
15233 Butabira- Alex talks to one of the HPM, Kabugo about the need to make follow up on this borehole after repair and advise the community to carry out periodic maintenance.
15236 Butabira- Installation of the new head assembly before test pumping.
15242 Butabira- Many people were present to witness the borehole repair and waited eagerly to pump water and take home.
15248 Butabira- People were happy at the end seeing water flow out of their well.
15251 Butabira- 10 SS pipes, 10 SS rods, new head assembly, new cylinder and a new water tank were installed
15257 Butabira- We got stuck on going to the village and even coming out of the village because of the bad road.
15263 Butabira- Many People were happy to see the water flow out and thanked kibo group for the assistance.
15266 Butabira- Two hand pump mechanics from the district were present to carry out this repair