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Improved Water and Waste Water Programme (IWSP)

Sector: Water supply and sanitation - large systems

EU Contribution: € 29,000,000.00 (10% of total).

Description: This programme is a European water initiative to improve the water sector in Egypt. Its objectives are to improve water quality and output as well as wastewater services in most deprived governorates of Delta region; to develop investment, planning, steering and monitoring capacities in the Holding Company for Water and Wastewater as well the four targeted subsidiaries; and to support the gradual introduction of a tariff system that assures a full coverage of operating and maintenance costs.

Location: Gharbia, Sharkia, Dameitta, and Beheira governorates