Safe Disaster-Resilient Drinking Water to Floods and Drought Prone Areas in Sri Lanka

Progress year 3
Objective I
  • More efficient provision of disaster – resilient water supplies to vulnerable communities

Establishment demonstration RWH systems in schools

25 schools were visited and assessed out of which 14 schools were selected from Badulla, Monaragala and Kilinochchi districts. A total of 5907 will have access to clean drinking water through RWHS.

10 awareness programs were conducted. 534 teachers and parents were made aware on RWH and its benefits.

289 teachers and students were trained through the 16 O&M programs conducted.

Kilinochchi DistrictBadulla DistrictMoneragala District
1. KN/Vivekanantha Vidyalaya 1. B/Kandagolla.Maha Vidyalaya1. Mo/Athadutuwewa Vidyalaya
2. KN/Kiranchi G.T.M.S2. B/Galauda Madyamaha Vidyalaya2. Mo/Balaharuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya

3. KN/Kariyalai Nagapaduvan no-02 G.T.M.S3. B/Kiulegedara Mohottala Maha Vidyalaya3. Mo/Kandavinna Maha Vidyalaya
4. KN/Nachchikuda G.M.M.S4. D.S.Senanayaka Primary school
4. Mo/Amunekadura Maha Vidyalaya
5. KN/Nachchikuda G.M.M.S5. B/Kanda Kapu ulpatha Maha Vidyalaya

Construction of 120 Domestic Rain Water Harvesting Systems

123 households selected for 8000L RWHs to be installed out of 300 applicants from Moneragala,Kilinochchi  and Badulla Districts. 569 householders will have access for clean drinking water.

85 beneficiaries participated in the four awareness programs conducted in Kilinochchi, Monaragala and Badulla districts.

77 beneficiaries were trained through the 5 O&M programs that were conducted in Badulla and Kiinochchi districts. 9 HH visited in Kilinochchi district for M&E.

Rehabilitate 100 disused RWH Systems

99 disused RWHs repaired. 527 beneficiaries will have access to safe drinking water.

22 Beneficiaries were made aware on importance of RWH and rehabilitating the RWHs through 2 awareness programs that were conducted in Badulla and Moneragala Districts.

Objective II
  • Strengthened capacity of disaster – prone communities and institutionalization of DRR policies and practices related flood and drought management

Build capacity of officials and professionals on rain water harvesting technology

55 professionals were trained on RWH and GWR through the program held on 14th , 15th and 16th March 2019 at Rain Center Pelwatta, which included a field visit to Millennium IT to learn their rain water conservation and management methods and also sewerage management system.

Research and development

19 Rain Water recharge wells related data collected and monitored in Badulla and Kilinochchi districts.

 

Re O&M Program at KN./ Punnaineeravi G.T.M

Re O&M Program at KN./ Punnaineeravi G.T.M

Re O&M Program at KN/ Piramanthanaaru Maha Vidyalaya

Re O&M Program at KN/ Piramanthanaaru Maha Vidyalaya

Re O&M Program at Kallaru Tamil Vidyalaya

Re O&M Program at Kallaru Tamil Vidyalaya

Completed RWHS B/ Kandagolla school

Completed RWHS B/ Kandagolla school

Completed RWHS Kiulegedara, Ulpatha HH (Badulla District)

Completed RWHS Kiulegedara, Ulpatha HH (Badulla District)

Awareness Programs at KN/ Iyanarpuram G.T.M.S.

Awareness Programs at KN/ Iyanarpuram G.T.M.S.

O&M Program at Musurampitti village – Kilinochchi District

O&M Program at Musurampitti village – Kilinochchi District

Awareness Program in Konavil village

Awareness Program in Konavil village

Completed RWHS Kiulegedara, Ulpatha HH – Badulla District

Completed RWHS Kiulegedara, Ulpatha HH – Badulla District

Household RWHS construction work (Badulla District)

Household RWHS construction work (Badulla District)

 

 

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