Strengthening health in 20 rural communities in the municipality of Patzún
This project strengthened the infrastructures and the quality of the primary health care and basic sanitation services in the municipality of Patzún, in Guatemala. Special emphasis was placed on the maternal and child population, which is the most vulnerable in situations of poverty. In the health area, the project offered a service focused on primary care, especially the most vulnerable group, children under the age of five and women of reproductive age. In basic sanitation, through the construction of latrines, housing conditions, hygiene, excreta management and environmental contamination were improved.