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Installation and Maintenance Manual for Hand Pump Technicians and Borehole Caretakers: Uganda Mission

This manual was prepared to facilitate boreholes sustainability. It is deisgned as an elementary guide for hand pump technicians that are involved in the major and minor repairs of hand pumps in a community, specifically the India Mark II. 

Karamoja Productive Asset Program (KPAP): Small Earth Dam Technical Assessment Report

This report is a technical evaluation of small earth dams in Karamoja. It reviews the general observations and criticisms of the dams in the program. 

Case Study: CLTS Open Defecation Free (ODF) Declaration Celebration in Tetugu: Otuke District, Uganda

CLTS (community-led total sanitation) encourages community self-analysis of existing defecation patterns and threats, and promotes local solutions to reduce and ultimately eliminate the practice of open defecation. After initiatives from ACF to implement this approach onto Tetugu village, an external monitoring team visited Tetugu on an Open Defecaton Free (ODF) assessment and reported that 100% of HHs now had latrines. 

Karamoja Water Harvesting Field Guide

This is a field guide detailing various water harvesting methods for the purpose of irrigation, livestock, and general water stocking for non-potable water use in the semi-arid Karamoja region. 

Uganda: Cash Grants to Strengthen Returnee Livelihoods

At Action Against Hunger, we have a history of pioneering the application of cutting-edge tools and techniques to old, persistent problems in aid and development. In that tradition, we are a leading partner of the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP).

[VIDEO]: Water as a Lifeline: Hygiene Promotion in Drought-Stricken Kenya

Extensive drought, hunger and displacement threatened millions of lives in Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia during the 2011 Horn of Africa Crisis. In Kenya alone, 3.5 million people were affected by one of the worst droughts in 60 years. We responded quickly with emergency water, sanitation and hygiene programs to prevent the spread of water-borne diseases across Kenya’s Northeast.

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Action Against Hunger is internationally recognized as a leader in the fight against global malnutrition. Action Against Hunger works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. With over 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster, and chronic food insecurity, Action Against Hunger runs life-saving programs in some 40 countries benefiting 5 million people each year.

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