Sector Briefing

In the area of water, sanitation and hygiene, 1,123 drinking water supply schemes were rehabilitated/constructed that benefitted more than one million individuals; 22,749 low-cost latrines were constructed for 138,159 poor households in 234 villages, and 156 villages declared as open-defecation free by the Government of Balochistan. Focusing on schools, BRSP projects benefitted 171,605 individuals of 561 schools and madaris through water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives. BRSP constructed 10,150 one-room shelters and more than 14,750 latrines constructed in the rehabilitation phase after the floods in 2012