Environmental Alert (EA) in partnership with Water Aid Uganda is implementing a 3-months project on Water Sanitation and Hygiene project titled Sustainable WASH (SusWASH) project. This project also supports KCCA directorates for Health, Education and Strategic Planning to include elements that strengthen the sustainability of WASH services within their current plans.
This project aims at applying the learning and evidence generated from the SusWASH project to support Urban WASH policy processes as well as informing sector capacity development initiatives towards sustainability of water and sanitation services. The project shall be carried out in two selected communities of Kamwokya Parish in central division and Kansanga in Makindye division, Kampala and schools of Mirembe primary school, Kansanga seed secondary School, Railway primary school, Nateete secondary school in Rubaga Division and Ntinda school for the deaf in Nakawa division
Inception meeting has been organized to provide an opportunity to introduce and orient stakeholders to the project, provide clarity on goals, activities and agree on expectations from both implementers and target groups; obtain information/issues about WASH currently their areas.
It is from that background that EA with support from Water Aid Uganda is organizing Inception meetings on 31st January, 2019 at Mt. Zion Hotel Ltd; this meeting gives an opportunity to introduce the project to target stakeholders. this meeting targets community leadership from Kansnga and Kamwokya parishes, and the school leadership from the selected schools(Kampala and schools of Mirembe primary school, Kansanga seed secondary School, Railway primary school, Nateete secondary school in rubaga Division and Ntinda school for the the deaf in Nakawa division). Attendance is by invite only.
The main purpose of inception meeting is to introduce the project to key stakeholders both in the targeted 5 schools and the communities in the 2 targeted project parishes of Kansanga and Kamokya.
- Clarify on the roles / responsibilities of project stake holders
Get preliminary information on the WASH situation among the target schools and communities.
The meeting will be conducted in a highly interactive manner to ensure active participation of stakeholders. Additionally, power point presentations will be made during the meeting.