Apr 27, 2021
To construct is a big challenge but even bigger is the challenge to make it last. Project for Improving Water Access and Agriculture Income (PIWAAI) had conducted a 3-day Training for Operation and Management Water Supply Schemes to the Executive Committee Members of Water Users’ Committees (WUCs) of Balefi RM-04 and 06 of Sindhupalchok District. The training commenced on 20th April 2021 and concluded on 22nd April 2021. 17 Executive Committee Members from all 3 Water Users’ Committees of the project had taken part in the training in which they learned about the fundamental elements of Operation and Management of Water Supply Schemes. The participants also received a simulated experience in preparation of Operation Guidelines, Mobilization and management of Maintenance and Repair Fund as well as maintenance of Income and Expense Book of the Water Supply Schemes through different roleplay sessions. The participants showed enthusiasm throughout the sessions and the facilitators were successful in maintaining 100% participation in all three days of the training.
Shared below are some glimpses of the training.