Project details

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WATER&BOAT
FOR
SAN
MARTIN

Title

WATER&BOAT FOR SAN MARTIN

The project owner

Klaartje Spijkers

Location

  • San Martin de Amacayacu
  • Colombia

Goal summary

The project aims to provide access to clean drinking water and means of transport.

Project summary

By means of this project, the basic necessities of clean drinking water facilities and better means of transport will be purchased and be available for the Tikuna indigenous people of San Martin de Amacayacu in the most southern corner of the Colombian Am

How

This is also very simple: The project will purchase the necessary clean drinking water tanks and transport facilities. Maintainance of the outboard motor will be financed by the Small World Foundation.

Beneficiaries

  • 500
  • San Martin is a Tikuna indigenous community of about 450 inhabitants. 30% is younger than 10 years old, and about 10% is older than 50. The community can be called remote because of its location away from the main Amazon river and any of the Amazon larger
  • Mixed

Why (Project owners drive)

After having lived in the Tikuna indigenous community of San Martin de Amacayacu for over five years, I truly understand the daily challenge when there is hardly clean drinking water or proper transport!

Relation between the project partner (excecution) and the project owner (fundraising)

Non-Profit Organisation - Applicant is an Employer of Contact Person (Unpaid)

Budget

€7,575

Phases

  1. The first water tanks..

    • The first 16 watertanks (at 125 euro each incl. tap, tubes, transport and channels) will be purchased and installed. 25 euro is budgetted as transfer fee. We´re going to be so happy...
    • €2,025
    • 8
  2. The other water tanks..

    • The other 14 water tanks (at 125 euro each incl. tap, tubes, transport and channels) will be purchased and installed. 25 euro is budgetted as transfer fee. This is an amazing result!
    • €1,775
    • 8
  3. Transport!!

    • The aluminium boat (3000 euro) and outboard motor (750 euro) will be purchased at put to use AT ONCE. YESSS!!!!
    • €3,775
    • 8