120 families have completed construction of latrines and another 30 families are continuing to build them
Improved Cookstoves Programme Lao PDR (ICS) is one of the programmes of the Association of Rural Mobilisation and Improvement (ARMI) that has been implemented in Xiengkhouang Province, LuangPrabang Province, Xayabouri Province, Vientiane Province, Vientiane Capital, Savannakhet Province and Champasak Province.
Since this is the season of farming, some target groups of are focused on farming and do not continue with the construction of latrines. On July 5-7, 2023, we, monitored the construction of a latrines of the target group in Atsaphone District, Savannakhet Province. Currently, 120 families have completed construction and use, 30 families are in the process of construction.
The team said that: they talked with the target group of 3 families who do not have the budget to continue building toilets. After the cultivation, will continue to lead them to set up latrines.