Ugandan field sites selected
Researchers from EES, PSA, RCSI and MUT completed a field trip to Makondo in Southern Uganda in November to identify appropriate sites for the field location of the solar rainwater reactors. Six candidate primary schools in the area were visited and finally Kabuyoga and Arise & Shine primary schools were selected.
The inspection team visiting candidate sites for locating prototype solar rainwater reactors in the Makondo area of Southern Uganda. L-R: Prof. Consolata Kabonesa (MUT), Martin Vincent (EES), Viviana Rubio (EES), Dr. Jacent Asiimwe (RCSI), Prof Charles Muyanja (MUT), Dr Inma Polo-Lopez (PSA), Prof. Kevin McGuigan (RCSI).
Kindergarden Pupils in Kabuyoga primary school in Southern Uganda where one of the WATERSPOUTT solar rainwater reactors will be located. These children will benefit directly from the availability of safe drinking water at the school.