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Installation of a drinking water supply system operated by a solar pump MANI

July 23, 2014

Project Number: CIV/SGP/OP5/Y3/STAR/CC/13/01 Country: Cote d%ivoire Area Of Work: Climate Change Mitigation Operational Phase: Phase 5 Grant Amount: US$ 24,000.00 Co-Financing cash: US$ 27,292.00 Start Date: 6/2014 End Date: 6/2015 Status: Currently under execution Project Description: Mani is a village of 1,500 inhabitants is located in the Grand-Bereby 470 kilometers west of Abidjan. The access of these people to safe water is very difficult, they only have a well with a pump has failed. The water extraction is performed using bucket and ropes. This shortage is forcing many families to source from artisan wells where the water is not safe and causes diseases such as diarrhea, which is the leading cause of death among children. This project aims at supplying drinking water to Mani by a system of pumping from a castle and can provide up to 24 m3 of water per day. Populations Mani will be incurred in the implementation of such project in digging drains. The project also plans to teach people the rational use of drinking water. Organisation Mission : For GEF SGP, the community-based approach is the cornerstone for addressing local and global environmental and sustainable development challenges. SGP provides grants to civil society organizations (CSOs), notably national and local non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations (CBOs), and indigenous peoples organizations. SGP grantees may also include other not-for-profit organizations such as professional associations, unions and other civil society groups. By enabling a direct connection between sustainable livelihoods and the generation of local and global livelihoods, SGP empowers communities to act and participate in their own development and hence ensures community ownership and impact. Over the course of the last 20 years, SGP has provided grants to over 12,000 grantees with 64 percent of grants channeled to NGOs, 34 percent to CBOs, and 2 percent to other not-for-profit organizations. More than 60 percent of projects have directly benefitted communities either through direct grants to CBOs or through other NGOs and CSOs working with communities. Project Partner : GEF Secretariat 1818 H Street, NW, Mail Stop P4-400 Washington, DC 20433 USA Tel: (202) 473-0508 Fax: (202) 522-3240/3245 Email:

Project completion date : 2015-06-30 12:00:00


Address : 01 B.P. 1747 Abidjan Attn : Mr. Kouassi Cyriaque N%Goran

Country :Cote D'Ivoire

Financier : Global Environment Facility (GEF), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),

Financier address : United Nations Development Programme One United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017 Tel: +1 (212) 906-5000 Call: +1 (212) 963-1234

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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