All for water - water for all


»Football for Wash« uses the power of football to improve access to water, sanitation and hygiene

Viva con Agua (VcA) is an international network of people and organisations working for safe access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation. “Football for Wash”, is an initiative developed by Viva con Agua Uganda that uses the power of football to improve access to water, sanitation and hygiene – WASH for short. Using post runs and training sessions, schools are taught about WASH in a playful way. In addition, schools are equipped with specific products to improve the WASH situation.

Role of the EGS
Scaling-up of a project with a playful approach, which was already successful implemented in Uganda. Supporting the still young organisation with knowledge and network

Objective
Fighting poverty and inequality, improving access to water and raising awareness of hygiene and the use of sanitation; Strengthening the network of Viva con Agua Mozambique

Duration
2020 to 2022 (3 years)

Amount
CHF 120’000