New $60.4 Million USD USAID WASH Program Aims To Benefit Three Million Nigerians

28 Oct 2018 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
ABUJA, Nigeria

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the launch of a new urban water and sanitation "activity" aimed at providing 500,000 Nigerian families in six states access to reliable supply of clean, piped water.Under the four-year, $60.4 Million USAID Effective Water, Sanitation and Hygiene activity (E-WASH), USAID will provide aid to improve the health and hygiene improving delivery of water and sanitation services through stronger, better performing state water agencies to the benefit of three million Nigerians.The six states were competitively selected. The selection criteria included the state’s willingness to reform, existing functionality of infrastructure, and potential for positive impact...

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