South Sudan - Strategic Urban and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SURWSSIP)

Project Summary

Approval Date 20 Jun 2019
Signature Date 04 Jul 2019
Planned Completion Date 31 Mar 2024
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Mar 2024
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Water Supply & Sanitation
DAC Sector Code 14010
Environmental Category 2
Commitment U.A 17,578,295.28
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The present intervention concerns the Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP). SWSSIP aims to improve the quality and delivery of urban water supply services in Juba City, in Jubek State, within the Equatoria region and rural water supply and sanitation services to rural communities in Jubek State. It is a capacity development project to build resilience in a fragile environment. The project’s main outcomes are improved equitable access to sustainable water supply in the project area, improved water system functionality, and improved rural hygiene and sanitation. With regard to the sanitation interventions, schools and communities in 8 targeted rural areas of Jubek state will benefit from the 40 public/institutional latrines blocks and hygiene education to be constructed, thus eliminating health hazards. The project has three components, namely: (i) water and sanitation infrastructure, (ii) institutional capacity building and (iii) project management.

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to improve the quality of life and productivity in Juba City and the surrounding rural communities of Jubek State through safe, adequate and affordable water supply and sanitation services.


The project will directly benefit approximately three hundred thousand (300,000) people in Juba and the neighboring rural state of Jubek.

Participating Organization

South Sudan Urban Water Corporation
Transition Support Facility
Rural Water Supply & Sanitation
African Development Fund


IATI identifier 46002-P-SS-E00-003
Last Update 27 Mar 2023


Contact Details

Name Nancy Aileen Nereah Adhia OGAL

Geographic Location

Country South Sudan
Coordinates Location Name
4.85165 31.5825 Juba