Submitted by: Helvetas Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Swiss Association for Interna
Implemented country: Burkina Faso
Title: Sanitation in Burkina Faso
Waste is increasing in small towns and rural areas of Burkina Faso is a problem. The use of recyclable waste and proper disposal of the remaining rubbish is therefore an important part of the Helvetas project to improve sanitation. Three communities in Burkina Faso will be encouraged to analyze their situation with regard to sanitation and drinking water supply, and it supported concrete improvement measures to plan and implement. People are aware of hygiene issues in different ways, it will be built latrines and water wells repaired.