Delegation of the European Union to Jamaica, Belize, Turks and Caicos Islands, Bahamas and the Cayman Islands

Capacity Building in drinking water supply in Suriname

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Public Health and Social Protection

The objective is to improve water supply system in Suriname.


  • To improve efficiency in management practices and system maintenance of water treatment and distribution network by the SWM.
  • To improve water resources protection to secure (safe and healthy) and sustainable drinking water services by the SWM.
  • To improve water quality testing and analysis by the SWM.
  • Awareness-raising on drinking water supply.

Total Cost (EUR): 1 207 535

EU contracted amount (EUR): 846 602.78

Duration: August 2012 - August 2016

Implementing organisation: STICHTING WATERNET

Funding Instrument: Action Grants

Benefitting zone: Suriname

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