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2007 Resource Award Winner

Rainwater harvesting to improve livelihoods in Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Rainwater Harvesting Association (ERHA) aimed to promote rainwater harvesting among at least 10 communities (approximately 2 000 people) in southern Ethiopia. Project goals included building sand dams and storage tanks to ensure access to safe drinking water and water for productive use in the short- and long-term for communities living in the catchment area of an ephemeral watershed.

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Ethiopian Rainwater Harvesting Association


ERHA is an Ethiopian non-governmental organisation founded in 1999 by Ethiopian citizens who recognised the imminent challenges resulting from water shortage at global and local levels.


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