The program of environment and housing aims at enabling the poor and marginalized family to obtain a healthy, environmental and safe housing, in addition to improving the environmental conditions of the co –working communities. During this month the following was finalized:
- Building the capacity of members of partner committees of the housing project in 11 partner communities along the different stages of implementing the project.
- Continuing to implement the steps of the housing program in 9 partner working communities in order to reach the needy families. The number of homes that were studied reached 420 houses; 394 homes to which the criteria of the program apply were chosen.
- Granting loans for a number of 349 new families, aiming at improving the environmental and health conditions. The total value of loans spent during this month amounted to 2343000 pounds.
- 28 families were enabled to improve the environmental situation for their homes, through developing the sanitary drainage systems at those homes so that they would become environment friendly homes.