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Muthuini School, Kenya Rainwater Collection System

The Muthuini Primary school is located north of Aberdare National Park near the city of Nyahururu. Prior to Well Aware’s intervention, the area’s water resources were small, untreated rainwater catchment systems used by villagers, and untreated surface water reservoirs such as small ponds, which were shared with livestock and multiple families and had a high incidence of contamination.

  • Estimated population with access to new water supply: 250 people
  • Completed September 2012
  • Development impact: education, disease control