UNICEF (WASH)
Development cooperation , 14.12.2015

UNICEF (WASH)

Description

UNICEF’s WASH project (2015-16: 1 500 000 Euros) addresses water and sanitation issues and promotes good hygienic practices at schools in Northern Afghanistan Provinces (Balk, Samangan, Sari Pul,Jawzjan and Badakshan). The project improves the level of hygiene at schools as well as children's, especially girls school attendance. Project improves water and sanitation issues at 100 schools. Beneficiaries include 60,000 pupils, almost half of them girls and 1300 teachers, more than half of them women. During 2015 project has been active at 72 schools, 18 of them have been completed. The main character of the project is to support girls school attendance by providing them with adequate sanitation facilities.

Funding decision  14.12.2015

1 000 000 €

Target country

Afghanistan

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Education facilities and training 100%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Special target group

  • women
  • girls
  • children
  • people with disability

Contact

asa-40

Code for the object of funding

62507352

ID

UHA2015-025118

Modified

21.12.2015