Safe Water Access in Rwanda
Type: Safe water supply
Standard: Gold Standard
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CO2balance works with local groups and NGOs in Rwanda to deliver clean, safe water by identifying and rehabilitating broken-down boreholes. An ongoing maintenance programme, alongside water sanitation and hygiene training, ensures a safe and reliable community water supply is maintained.
Each of the 12 micro-projects under this programme prevent 10,000 tonnes of CO2 equivalent emissions.
This project, in addition to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, will contribute towards the following co-benefits