Hand pumped shallow well – Makwara Village
Busia county is located in western part of Kenya, it borders Bungoma county to the north, Kakamega to the east, Siaya county and Lake Victoria to the south east. Busia is approximately 1700 square kilometers. The county has a population of 893,681 people with common diseases being malaria and water borne diseases caused by unsafe water.
|Makwara village, Busia County, Kenya
|Brief description of the village
|Population of the village (households)
|Household’s average monthly income (KES)
|5,000ksh = 50 USD per month per family
|Number of families/households expect to benefit from the water source
|120 families or more = 840 Persons
|What water source does community depend on at the moment?
|How far is the current water source?
|Who owns the land where the water well will be dug?
|Community members already identified community land where water well can be constructed