Emergency repair of houses and sanitation

Year Execution: 
2020
Country: 
Kenia
Organization in Charge: 
Joy Amani Center Cbo
USD: 
72,000
Nº of Families helped: 
147
Zone: 
Urban
Description: 

The proposed project, executed at Mathare slums in Nairobi Kenya on the eastern side of the city, has been progressing well. After receipt of all necessary permits and licenses from the county of Nairobi and local authorities, the NGO embarked in construction of the block of bathrooms and toilets. The families have participated by provision of volunteer services that include transport of materials from the point where Lorries cannot enter the slums as there are no roads meant for cars/lorries. The authorities have supported the project through the respective of ces by issuance of required paperwork and have made the project known to other relevant partners who will be offering free services as part of the project management and sustainability. These include provision of free water supply and sewerage management.