Katunguru, Queen Elisabeth National Park, Uganda: rural water supply pilot project
The paper details:
- the water supply situation before the pilot project implementation, including water scarcity and contamination issues, soil and drought conditions, hygiene awareness and health issues
- how the pilot project was set up, in relation to members of the village becoming involved with the construction of the water supply facilities, types of locally-adapted technology used to construct the water supply systems and the benefits of the YME-UWA partnership
- pilot projects relevance to other waterscarce villages within Uganda, including wider lessons learned from the pilot project.
[adapted from author]