Water and Sanitation Development Project (WB-P156634)

Countries
  • Kenya
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Apr 26, 2017
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Borrower
Republic of Kenya
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Climate and Environment
  • Infrastructure
  • Water and Sanitation
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 300.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 330.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jun 28, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jun 1, 2016


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Project Description

The development objective of Water and Sanitation Development Project is to improve water supply and sanitation services in select coastal and northeastern regions in Kenya. This project has four components. 1) The first component, Rehabilitation and expansion of urban water supply and sanitation services in the coastal region, has the following subcomponents: (i) Support to coastal counties; and (ii) Support to the coast bulk water services provider. 2) The second component, Expansion of water supply and sanitation services in underserved northeastern counties, aims to finance a program of activities designed to improve water supply and sanitation services in the northeastern counties, such as Wajir town in Wajir County and the Dadaab refugee camp host communities in Garissa County. 3) The third component, National performance-based financing, has the following two subcomponents: (i) Support for water and sanitation infrastructure investments and services; and (ii) Technical assistance for national performance-based financing. 4) The fourth component, Project management, finance a program of activities designed to strengthen the capacity of the Recipient for project management, implementation and coordination, and Monitoring and Evaluation (M and E).

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

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