WOP: Vitens and Nkana Water and Sewerage Company
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?
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:
- Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company
- Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company
Other supporting organizations:
- Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP)
- 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)
- 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 ($)
THEMES AND OBJECTIVES
- Expanding services to low income households
- Non Revenue Water (NRW) management
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.
What types of activities were carried out to help develop operator capacity?
- Classroom training
- On the job training