Water and sanitation programme in Peru

Since Earth day the community of Wariperqa – in Peru – has drinking water!

The drinking water infrastructure component of the project was completed on April 22, with great satisfaction from the community and local authorities. A crucial element: The drinking water system was built with the active participation of the men and women of the community. In addition, a drinking water management committee has been set up. Now … Continue reading Since Earth day the community of Wariperqa – in Peru – has drinking water!

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Peru: ISW drives adoption of OECD Principles on Water Governance

The ISW was present in Peru coordinating the validation of the OECD Principles on Water Governance in the Rimac basin. Home to over 10 million inhabitants and the Peruvian capital of Lima, the basin is the most heavily populated in the country. The Latin American Development Bank (CAF) hosted the meeting, which was attended by … Continue reading Peru: ISW drives adoption of OECD Principles on Water Governance

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Wariperqa on the move

Project Wariperqa has advanced to its next phase. Construction is now underway on a network to bring running water to this remote Peruvian community 4000 metres above sea level. Vladimir Arana, the ISW’s program coordinator for the Americas, just returned from his mission to Peru coordinating the work of project partners. The access to drinking … Continue reading Wariperqa on the move

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Rapport de mission au Pérou

Peru Mission Report

Echoes of our water and sanitation project in Peru Our partners Les Ailes de l’Espérance proudly tell their passage Cuchoquesera where toilets and ecological showers were installed this year. According to their report, the project is a success in Peru and 105 installations work perfectly! Here is their article, to read the news in full (in … Continue reading Peru Mission Report

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Completion the first phase of the project in Peru

Completion of the first phase of the project « Access to Water Supply and Sanitation in a rural area with a basin’s approach in the Cuchoquesera community, Ayacucho, Peru» The ISW/SWE is happy to announce the completion of the ecological sanitation stage (including showers) in the Cuchoquesera community at 4,000 meters of altitude, in Ayacucho, … Continue reading Completion the first phase of the project in Peru

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