|Approval Date||23 Oct 2017|
|Signature Date||09 Nov 2017|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Dec 2022|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Water Supply & Sanitation|
|DAC Sector Code||14010|
The proposed project supports institutional capacity development and infrastructure rehabilitation in Sudan. Its implementation will improve water supply and sanitation service in the city of Port Sudan. It also aims ensuring sustainability and equity throughout the city of Port Sudan, and to improve sanitation and hygiene practices to ensure improved health of all residents. Project outputs include: 1) Emergency water supply rehabilitation worksto address urgent need to improve the dilapidated water supply system; 2) Sanitation service expansion to put up a septage treatment plant whose absence is currently causing environmental and health risk; and 3) Institutional capacity development aimed at enhancing institutional capacity of the Red Sea State Water and Waste corporations. The total cost is estimated at UA 27.668million. The project will be implemented over 54 months with a closing date of June 2022.
The overall objective of the project is to improve the availability, reliability, and quality of water supply, as well as ensuring sustainability and equity throughout the city of Port Sudan, and to improve sanitation and hygiene practices to ensure improved health of all residents.
The major beneficiaries of this project includes the RSS Water and Waste corporations, RSS Ministry of Health whose capacity will be enhanced and the population in the city who will enjoy improved service delivery and reliable access to sustainable water supply and sanitation. At the end of the interventions, approximately 600,000 people will benefit from improved water supply and sanitation services.
Fragile States Facility
Government of the Republic of the Sudan
Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity (MoWRIE)
|Last Update||12 Jul 2020|