WOP: Vitens and Oromia Water Mineral and Energy Bureau
This project aims to improve the capacity of stakeholders in Oromia Regional State for sustainable water
GENERAL WOP INFORMATION
March 02, 2012 - March 02, 2016
Was the code of conduct followed?
Did the operators sign a formal partnership agreement?
- Corporate social responsibility
- New opportunities/challenges for employees
- Solidarity principles
PARTNERS AND THEIR INPUTS
Other supporting organizations
Other local operators:
- Adama Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Enterprise (TWSSSE) (recipient)
- Bishoftu Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Enterprise (TWSSSE) (recipient)
- Waterboard Vallei & Eem
- Waterboard Zuiderzeeland
- Adama University (AU)
- Adama City Administration Women and Children Affairs (ACAWCA)
- Bishoftu City Administration Women and Children Affairs (BCAWCA)
- ACP-EU Water Facility (73%)
- VEI (21%)
- Waterboard Vallei en Eem (4%)
- Waterboard Zuiderzeeland (2%)
Total cost of WOP ($)
THEMES AND OBJECTIVES
- Asset management
- Billing and revenue collection
- Energy efficiency
- Non Revenue Water (NRW) management
- Waste water collection and treatment
The project objectives are the following:
1) To improve project management capacity of the Oromia water, Mineral and Engery Bureau (OWMEB) for sustainable water and sanitation infrastructure development and water resources protection in the Oromia Region.
2) To improve management capacity for operation and maintenance of water and sanitation infrastructure in Adama and Bishoftu and sharing of ‘Best Practices’ with other towns in the Oromia region.
What types of activities were carried out to help develop operator capacity?
- Classroom training
- On the job training