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The project achieved many of its goals in improving Mother and Child Healthcare and Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) services in refugee camps. All activities related to mother and child health and nutrition have been conducted as planned: normal deliveries have been done under the supervision of trained midwives and by traditional birth assistants, and women with complicated pregnancies have been referred to Thai hospitals. The project was able to provide safe drinking water and maintain latrine coverage above 99% in both camps. The outbreak was controlled with the support of Thai Health Authorities. Several rounds of livelihood trainings, provision of required livestock, seeds and faming equipment… have been done.
Sector: Health and Sanitation
Benefiting zone: Thailand
Budget amount (€): 1 000 000
Duration: February 2015 – July 2017
Implementing Organisation: Malteser International