Guinea Urban Water Project (WB-P157782)

  • Guinea
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 27, 2017
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  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 30.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 30.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 18, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 22, 2016

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Project Description
The development objective of the Urban Water Project for Guinea are to increase access to improved water services in the Greater Conakry area and improve the operational efficiency of the urban water utility. The project components were selected on the basis of (a) the Guinea urban water supply diagnostic study and reinforcement plan, 2013 (ARTELIA) and (b) the urban water supply master plan for Conakry (1996) with further refinements during preparation (including the urban water supply for Conakry options, World Bank 2016) and lessons learned from the recent World Bank engagement in the water and sanitation sectors in Conakry.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Name:DATU:Direct Nationale de l'Amenagement du Territoire, de l'Urbanisme, de la Voirie et des Infrastr. Contact:Ibrahima Camara Title:Directeur de la DATU Name:SEG (Societe des Eaux de Guinee) Contact:Mamadou Dioulde Diallo Title:Directeur General ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: