|Working Area||Focus Components||Supporter(s)/Development Partner|
|Upazilas: Kishoregonj Sadar, Kuliarchar, Bajitpur and Bhairab
|Awareness on Hygiene promotion
The project aims on affordable and easy access to safe water facilities and with this safe sanitation for the poor and semi-poor families living at selected areas in Kishoreganj district. The project is being implementing for 39 months (July 2014 –September 2017) with the partnership support from Water.Org. RACE Project offers water and sanitation credit and operating in usual micro-credit terms and procedure with awareness, training, mobilization and technical support assistances.
By end of September 2017, 3500 poor and semi-poor households will have access to safe water facilities, 1500 poor and semi-poor households will have access to sanitary latrine use facilities as well as 15750 benefiters will be access to safe water sanitary latrine &facilities. The main components are
Loan Product Development : Market Demand
Assessments, Product Design
Awareness Building & Demand Creation
Wash Capacity Building
Loan Administration & Financing
Loan Product Implementation
In order to promote visibility and credibility within the target community and beyond project is informing and educating people about Watson and influencing their attitudes, behaviors and beliefs.
Three types of activities (Community Awareness Building Meeting, Client Awareness Building training and Client training) are being carried out for this. Besides Training on menstrual Hygiene Education is also offered for woman (married and belongs to reproductive ages) and unmarried adolescent girls of the ages.