Provincial Integrated Water Security Program
The Provincial Integrated Water Security Program is an initiative of the Provincial Government aimed at safeguarding water resources and ensuring adequate safe water for its people & ecosystems.
Through increased access of underserved or unserved communities to safe water supply & sanitation services and more sustainable management of water resources to meet the current and future human, economic, and ecosystem needs of Negrenses.
Why should we protect
A five-year (2019-2024) technical assistance project that aims to improve water security for vulnerable and underserved communities in Negros Occidental, Palawan and Sarangani. Safe Water, in providing assistance to Provincial Government of Negros Occidental adopts the Integrated & Inclusive Framework in crafting coherent solutions for ensuring water security which is defined as adequate services for all & sustainable resources.
Water Supply Access
unprotected source of
with access to water supply but takes 30 minutes to collect water
improved source where water source collection is less than 30 minutes
improved water source located on premises; free from contamination
no toilet facilities
pit / hanging / bucket
hygienically separates human waste from human contact and shared by 2 or more households
use of improved facilities not shared with other households
How Safe Water Project Can Help
Reversing the Decline Scenario
Threats to Water Security
498, 462 people.