The Handover Ceremony of “the Project for Improving Access to WASH Facilities in Two Villages in Rubavu District” and the Signing Ceremony of “The Project for Improvement of Sanitation Conditions in Flood Affected Areas in Rubavu District” under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP/Kusanone)
This project aims to urgently improve the sanitary condition in the affected areas through the construction of micro-flush toilets and hand-washing facilities, thereby contributing to the recovery of the region.
Ambassador FUKUSHIMA said in his remarks: “I am honored to attend this ceremony. I would like to thank HIHD for their contribution to the water and sanitation sector in Rwanda, and I hope that HIHD continue their support to ensure that the facilities continue to be used by the local people in Kanembwe and Bihungwe Villages. And I hope that the new project will be successfully realized. Mr. Nzabonimupa Deogratias, the Acting Mayor of Rubavu District, expressed his appreciation to the Government and the people of Japan for this valuable assistance, and mentioned the importance of basic water and sanitation services in local communities. Mr. HATANGIMANA thanked the Embassy of Japan and said that HIHD will keep the good collaboration with the Embassy of Japan in Rwanda, local administration, community members and other different stakeholders to make these projects sustainable and successful.