Project Location within Country:
Bahawalpur, Lodhran, Bahawalnagar, Rahim Yar Khan Districts of Punjab Province.
Name of Client:
Punjab Saaf Pani Company
Local Community and Government of Punjab.
Start Date (Month/year):19th January, 2015
Expected Completion Date: 18th January, 2018
Name of Associated Firm
Description of Project
The Punjab Saaf Pani Company intends to develop projects of drinking water supply to the underserved rural and peri- urban population, localized and customized solutions, with regard to sources and supply options. The option would be determined by the quality of existing water sources, availability of infrastructure, population densities and level of community participation. In Phase 1, the areas which are worst affected in terms of contamination level, water borne diseases, poverty and non- availability of water supply system will be taken up for interventions on priority basis.
Safe drinking water with microbial, chemical and physical characteristics that meet WHO guidelines or national standards on drinking water quality; (WHO) Access to drinking water means that the source is less than 1 kilometer away from its place of use and that it is possible to reliably obtain at least 4 liters safe drinking water per member of a household per day; (WHO)
Scope of the Services
Design of community and youth engagement, mobilization and education program
Community mobilization for Saaf Pani Project in the scheduled villages
Community education for WASH Health and Hygiene promotion
Youth entrepreneurship – Establish Saaf Pani Sahulat Centers
Capacity building of CBOs operating the Rural Water Supply; and
Special community interventions (Hand pump / rainwater harvesting, community water storage system etc.; and
Legal incorporation Saaf Pani Sahulat Center and management support to youth entrepreneur and CBOs managing RWSS