Sudan - Institutional Capacity Building for Improved Access to Water and Sanitation in Port Sudan


Project Summary

Approval Date 23 Oct 2017
Signature Date 09 Nov 2017
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2022
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2022
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Water Supply & Sanitation
DAC Sector Code 14010
Commitment U.A 15,000,000
Status Implementation

Project General Description

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.

Project Objectives

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.

Beneficiaries

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.

Participating Organization

Funding
Fragile States Facility
Extending
Government of the Republic of the Sudan
Implementing
Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity (MoWRIE)

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-SD-E00-003
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Contact Details

Name SHOJI Hikaru
Email h.shoji@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Sudan