Pujehun Community Primary School Ecosan

The school has 160 children from the surrounding town districts and had no useable sanitation facilities, so the children were using the neighbouring fields, with obvious risks to their health and security.

We have constructed a small eco-sanitation unit, with separate areas for both girls and boys. This provides effective sanitation facilities for all children and staff at the school, greatly improving their health and security. Compost from the facility will also improve yields in the neighbouring school market garden.

We have also constructed a water storage tank next to the ecosan, pumped from a nearby well, to provide a reliable water supply for washing facilities incorporated within the ecosan unit.

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