The primary objective of the project is to reduce poverty and improve the quality of life in post-conflict rural communities for residents and returning internally displaced people in Jaffna and Kilinochchi districts through improved water supply and sanitation (WSS) services. To achieve this, the project will (i) construct and rehabilitate rural WSS facilities, (ii) build the capacity of local community-based organizations (CBOs) for operations and maintenance, (iii) establish a rural water supply unit in the National Water Supply and Drainage Board's Jaffna office, (iv) enhance awareness of good hygiene and water conservation practices, and (v) provide income and livelihood support to beneficiary communities. All activities will be carried out in consultation with central, provincial, and local government authorities and local communities.
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