WOP: Vitens and Nkana Water and Sewerage Company

WOP: Vitens and Nkana Water and Sewerage Company

Nursiwan, SENursiwan, SE   December 17, 2013  
 

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The ultimate goal of this WOP is to realize better governance and management in the Zambian water and sanitation sector.

GENERAL WOP INFORMATION

May 07, 2012 - November 07, 2015
Was the code of conduct followed?
Yes link
Did the operators sign a formal partnership agreement?
Yes
Mentor motivations
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • New opportunities/challenges for employees
  • Solidarity principles
WOPs facilitator
Other

PARTNERS AND THEIR INPUTS

SUPPORTING ORGANIZATIONS

Other supporting organizations
Other local operators:
- Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company
- Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company

Other supporting organizations:
- Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP)

Associate partners:
- Ministry of Local Government and Housing (MLHG)
- National Water Supply and Sanitation Council (NWASCO)
- The Devolution Trust Fund (DTF)
- The National Urban Water Investment and Asset Holding Fund (FIPAG)

Financial partners:
- European Union Water Facility (75%)
- Vitens Evides International (VEI) (11%)
- Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) (2%)
- Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company (3.8%)
- Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company (3.8%)
- Nkana Water and Sewerage Company (3.8%)
Total cost of WOP ($)
1,775,890.00

THEMES AND OBJECTIVES

Themes
  • Expanding services to low income households
  • Non Revenue Water (NRW) management

Objectives
The objective of the Copperbelt Water Operator Partnership is to contribute to better governance and management in the Zambian water and sanitation sector and to the sustainable development and maintenance of water infrastructure. The action specifically aims to develop capacity for replicating Best Practices on serving Low-Income Communities and reducing Non-Revenue Water. The project commences with three pilots, after which it aims to scale-up sector wide.

WOPS ACTIVITIES

What types of activities were carried out to help develop operator capacity?
  • Classroom training
  • On the job training

RESULTS



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