6me Projet d'alimentat en Eau Potable

Project Summary

Approval Date 26 May 1994
Signature Date 20 Jul 1994
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2001
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2001
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Water Supply & Sanitation
DAC Sector Code 14010
Commitment U.A 15,816,564.53
Status Completion

Project General Description

The sixth drinking water project is part of the Bank's intervention program for the development of the drinking water supply sector in Morocco and meets the drinking water needs of a population of about 2 million. It includes several sub-projects concerning the cities of Tangier, Marrakech, Casablanca, Sidi Kacem, Ouarzazate, Benguerir, Assa Khémisset and Tiflet, as well as sanitation studies and actions to improve the control of water quality. The main activities of the project cover: (i) the pipes; (ii) civil engineering; (iii) pumping stations; (iv) power lines; (v) booster stations; (vi) water intakes; (vii) laboratory equipment; (viii) equipment; (ix) technical assistance; (x) training and (xi) supervision of the work. The project is scheduled to be completed over a period of 4 years at a total cost estimated at UA 49.80 million.

Project Objectives

The project aims to increase the efficiency and profitability of the sector, to improve the quality of water service, and to increase the level of service in the project area which is home to about two million inhabitants. The project will make it possible in normal times to meet the water demand in the centers concerned until 2012-2020, to ensure a regular supply to Marrakech and Tangier, to better control the water quality, and to prepare the implementation of appropriate sanitation systems by carrying out studies in nine centers.


The beneficiaries of the project are the populations of the targeted areas whose number is estimated at about 2 million inhabitants.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
Government Of Morocco
Office National de l’Eau Potable (ONEP)


IATI identifier 46002-P-MA-EAZ-002
Last Update 04 Dec 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Morocco
Coordinates Location Name
31.6362 -8.01041 Marrakech
30.9413 -6.90285 Ouarzazate
34.5833 -5.75 Sidi Kacem
33.6667 -6.25 Khemisset
28.68 -9.34822 Assa
33.5928 -7.61916 Casablanca
35.7806 -5.81365 Tangier
32.2423 -7.95534 Benguerir
33.89469 -6.30649 Tiflet