KNH Supported Rohingya Project

Life-Saving Humanitarian WASH and Child Care Assistance to Rohingya Refugee

In the 2nd phase, the interventions of this project were concentrated only to support emergency assistance but in the 3rd phase, it started to focus on the provision of Child Protection and WASH Services. Moreover, it aimed to protect children from violence and water-borne diseases.

Duration Implemented Places Target Beneficiaries Donor
1st phase- May to Aug 2018
2nd phase: Sept to Oct 2018
3rd phase: January 2019 – December 2019
Ukhya Upazila of Cox’s Bazar in camps 16, 17 and 18 8,356 Rohinga people (M: 3,613 & F: 4,743), off which Children (5-11) is 2,523 (M: 1,011 & F: 1,512), Adolescents (11-17) is 2,077 (M: 962 & F: 1,115), and Adult 3,756 (M: 1,640 & F: 2,116) Kinder Not Hilfe (KNH)

Accomplishments

  • Children are able to get away from past trauma and enjoying an improved safe child-friendly environment
  • Reduction in morbidity and mortality from water-borne diseases in the refugee camps achieved
  • Rohingya refugee men and women mobilized in favor of maintaining child protection
  • Sanitation and hygiene behavior awareness increased and practiced
  • Solar-powered submersible water pump ensuring uninterrupted water supply

Action Pictures

  • Adolescent Club Meeting

  • KNH Visitors observing Toilets

FDG with camp Children for Rights Assessment

  • Submersible Solar Pump

  • Children at Child Friendly Space with KNH Visitors

Children at Child Friendly Space with KNH Visitors