Assisting Communities in Creating Environmental and Nutritional Development (ACCEND)


Contributing to improving the health, nutrition, hygiene, and sanitation of the rural and estate communities in the Uva and Central Provinces.

The project, implemented by Adventist Development and Relief agency, aims to:

  1. provide rural and estate communities with increased access to WASH facilities, promote better personal hygiene and sanitation practices, as well as community-driven services managed in collaboration with strengthened public authorities; and
  2. help improve the health and nutritional status within the estate and rural communities through increased access to proper healthcare, knowledge, and practices.

The value of the European Union's contribution is EUR  5,299,943.87.

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