Water Quality Test (Completed June 2010)

Start Date: June 1, 2010

End Date: June 30, 2010

Location: Accham

Donor(s): CARE Nepal, Doti cluster office

Budget: NRs. 40,000.00 (US$ 535.61)

As the potential dangers of contamination were brought to the forefront of the water and sanitation sector, emphasis was placed on the need to conduct testing so as to ensure clean drinking water.

The aim of this project was to gauge the water quality within the district. A microbiological test was conducted using 15 water samples from the Achham district. An accurate assessment of the water quality was crucial so as to determine the steps necessary for further improvement.