The Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project have been designed to contribute to the rural water supply and sanitation sector’s reform under the Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Reform Programme, Phase III (WSSSRP III). The project will contribute to strengthening social bond and peace building among the beneficiaries in the project States through local capacity building and provision of access to improved sources of safe drinking water and basic sanitation in 6 self-selected Local Government Areas in the project States, namely: Adamawa, Ekiti and Plateau.