Water Sanitation and Hygiene - Ituba Namalowe - Namutumba

Visit by Martin Kibuuka on 2018-03-23

Report ID
Created by
Martin Kibuuka
Created date
2018-04-05 04:11:50 UTC
Modified by
Lorna Katagara
Modified date
2018-04-05 07:51:55 UTC
Trip Time
10:10-05:32 (-5 h 22 m)
Village Time
12:08-15:27 (3 h 19 m)
Travel Time
-8 h 3 m

Household visits

Which Survey
Number Of Households
Visits Purpose
To check on sanitation and hygiene 
Staff Attendees
Martin Kibuuka 
Government Attendees
Martin visited this village to check on latrine construction, dish rack, shower areas, hand washing facilities, kitchen area, rubbish pits, hand washing facilities. When Martin reached, he met the chairman busy with some doctors from the government carrying out immunization in this village. They said they are moving around the whole district to immunize children from killer diseases like measles, polio. The chairman after joined martin and the VHTS to move around to encourage, teach the community to improve on their sanitation. They saw 3 new pit latrines still being dug, one new kitchen completed and well smeared, ash is also being used in the latrines seen. Martin encouraged the members to build hand washing facilities. Martin encouraged the community members to construct good standard facilities to improve on the sanitation and hygiene of the village. There are many new latrines being constructed in this community and the people are so happy using them. The community members also are using the pick axes to continue digging new pits in homes which do not have latrines. 

Current State

Participation Rating
People are constructing good latrines 
Village Critical Needs
No problem 
Village Action Steps
To construct good facilities 
Staff Action Steps
To check on the sanitation and hygiene of ituba village 
CLTS Progress
Working on CLTS Program 
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
Water Users Committee
Other Class Notes
Community Ownership
Ownership Story
Three Stone Fires
Access to Clean Water
Open Defecation
Water Access Explain
Prevent Ownership
Allow Ownership
Good leadership 
Village Notes
When Martin reached this village, he met the chairman busy with the doctors carrying out immunization in this village. The government sent them to come and immunize the children. 

Report Photos

2219 Doctors carrying out immunization in this village. To reduce the spread of killer diseases in children.
2222 This man is busy washing his hands after visiting his latrine. This shows that their is use of hand washing facilities.
2225 This lady has finally completed the smearing of her new kitchen area.