Health Extension Agents get Training on WASH
The Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EIWR) organized three days training for health extension agents on WASH aspects. The trainings took place in five different places namely Arbaminch, Bahir Dar, Hawassa, Mekelle and Sheno where students engaged in the summer community outreach program. EIWR, the five partner universities and regional health offices selected 100 health extension agents (3 male and 97 female), which is 20 health extension agents for each training site.
The training focused on Water supply, sanitation, hygiene promotion and community empowerment and WASH related regional context, problems and recommendation were also included in the training.