Shiny Village 11 kicks off!

Shiny Village 11 kicks off!

The new Shiny Village 11 project is going to start at the end of July 2021! 30 new water boreholes are planned for the communities in the Karenga and Kotido districts in the Karamoja sub-region (north-eastern Uganda). The project will be co-financed by the SDC through FOSIT and implemented in cooperation with the Ugandan government.continue reading →
Shiny Village 10 – project completed

Shiny Village 10 – project completed

29 out of 30 planned boreholes were successfully constructed! The SV10 project is now complete. All wells are now operational and used by the beneficiary communities in Kotido district. A recent evaluation of the project has shown that the objective of reducing distances to water supply (and the consequent gain in time) has been achieved. Beneficiary communities were satisfied with the yield and quality of water, which leads to important health benefits. The presence of women and youth in the committees of the beneficiary communities has been promoted. ACT-U is planning a subsequent…continue reading →
News about Shiny Village 10

News about Shiny Village 10

One borehole still needs to be drilled in order to finish our last programme Shiny Village. Drilling procedures had to stop because of Covid-19, but they will soon be restarted. We plan to complete the 30 boreholes by the end of 2020!continue reading →