Yerson Lopez, Circuit Rider for Yamaranguila/Intibuca,2014

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SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESDSC02219DSC02218DSC02221 August 2014  Circuit Rider. Yersen Lopez continues to have success in expanding the program in Yamaranguila with 52 water boards serving 25,000 people now participating. 33 technical assistance programs and 26 training sessions have been held and eight tablet feed chlorinators have been installed. In addition a number of hipo-chlorination system have been placed back in operation and 600 pounds of chlorine have bee sold through the locally established chlorine bank.

January,2014 Met with 26 Water Boards central zone of Yamaranguila, also met with the Water Boards in the communities of El Obispo, El Tablón, Soledad y Los Mangos  to present the technical assistance program of ADEC. He is currently evaluating all 44 water systems in the municipality of Yamaranguila (with a population of approximately 18,000 people). Installed the first chlorinator in the community of El Obispo, benefiting approximately 632 people with improved water quality. He attended the first Open Town Hall of the municipality where ADEC has been authorized to work with the local Water Boards.  Also, Mayor José Lorenzo Bejarano has provided space for a local ADEC office, as ADEC is now formally a municipal partner.

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