WOP: NWSC & OGSWC
Ogun State Water Corporation (OGSWC) of Nigeria and the National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) of Uganda signed a Memorandum of Understanding in June 2012, in which both Corporations agreed to work and consult each other on ways and means of enhancing performance. The main objectives of this WOP consisted in reducing water losses, enhancing metering and meter management as well as improving GIS and customer mapping.
GENERAL WOP INFORMATION
June 19, 2012 - November 30, 2014
Was the code of conduct followed?
Did the operators sign a formal partnership agreement?
PARTNERS AND THEIR INPUTS
THEMES AND OBJECTIVES
Non Revenue Water (NRW) management
1) To reduce water losses and illegal and unauthorized water uses
2) To improve Metering and Meter Management
3) To improve GIS and Customer Mapping
What types of activities were carried out to help develop operator capacity?
- Classroom training
- On the job training
- Site visits
Describe WOPs activities
• Signature of MOU 19th June 2012
• Diagnostic visit, 22nd - 26th April 2013
- Institutional assessment
- Performance Improvement Plan and Action Plan
• Benchmarking visit and training, 6th ‐12th April 2014
- Exposure visit and training of 10 staff members from OGSWC
• Monitoring visit and on‐the-job training, 24th - 28th Nov 2014
- On‐the-job training of over 10 staff members in GIS and mapping
- On‐the-job training of over 20 staff members in reduction of physical losses, reduction in illegal use, meter management and water balance
• PIP evaluation, 24th - 28th Nov 2014
- Final evaluation and successor PIP
Describe the overall results
Needs Assessed, New Skills Acquired
Which factors had a positive influence on the success of your WOP?
- Appropriate partner selection
- Relationship of individuals
Which factors impeded the success of your WOP?
Not tied to ongoing processes