Component 1 of the project supports the expansion of piped water services in Urban, Rural and Estate areas in the selected districts.
The urban projects will focus on developing the water supply in small towns whilst the implementation of new and the rehabilitation/expansion schemes will be in close coordination with the local authorities in the area.
In the estate areas the focus will be on supplying access to piped water and sanitation in estate and adjoining rural villages.
Septage Treatment Plants (STP’s) will be constructed under the planned urban sanitation sub component in all 7 districts.
A key element of the project will be to conduct hygiene, Education & Awareness programmes in all areas of project implementation to educate communities, school children on good hygiene practices.