June 10, 2021
On June 10, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a Record of Discussions with the Government of the Republic of Rwanda in Kigali for the Project for Rural Water Supply Services and Infrastructure Management Development, a technical cooperation project.
The project aims to improve the rural water supply system in seven eastern provinces through improvement in planning and management, skills in the operation and maintenance systems, expansion and rehabilitation planning, and the community’s water resources management. The project will contribute to the achievement of SDGs Goals 3 and 6.
Details for the project are provided below.
|Country||Republic of Rwanda|
|Project title||The Project for Rural Water Supply Services and Infrastructure Management Development|
|Planned implementation period||60 months|
|Executing agency||Water and Sanitation Corporation, Ministry of Infrastructure and Ministry of Local Government|
|Target region||Kigali City (Water and Sanitation Corporation HQ), 7 districts in eastern province: Bugesera, Gatsibo, Kayonza, Kirehe, Ngoma, Nyagatare and Rwamagana
Specific project details: To enhance the management services for the rural water supply
|Specific project details (provisional)||To enhance the management services for the rural water supply including community water resources, the project provides training for management of the water supply system and planning for its expansion or rehabilitation.|