CERF-funded Project

Ethiopia

Provision of WASH services to Cholera and Flood affected communities in Ethiopia (20-RR-CEF-044)

Project overview

The main objective of this $4.3 m project is to provide access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation and hygiene messages. The CERF funding will enable UNICEF to rehabilitate 85 boreholes serving over 280,000 people, conduct water trucking to support 100,000 people, construct 115 latrines, distribute 700,000 soaps and conduct an audio van campaign to raise awareness about COVID-19 and cholera risks and appropriate hygiene practices. In total, 430,000 people will be targeted by the project, including 106,624 women and 94,919 girls.