Water Supply & Sanitation

20-Sep-2019

Yaoundé aims for zero floods by 2020, thanks to funding from the African Development Bank

The Yaoundé Sanitation Project (PADY) has reduced the number of floods in the Cameroonian capital by five times (from 15 to 3). The project was launched in 2007 and financed by the African Development Bank, with the second phase starting in 2013. The goal was to eliminate floods by 2020. An impressive amount of work has been carried out: a 3.5 km canal has been created on the bed of the Mfoundi River; a supporting 6 km drainage channel has been dug separately; and two towpaths and crossings and four drainage channels (8 km in total) have been built along river tributaries. The new...
19-Sep-2019

Rwandan women making a difference at water treatment plant

About 30 minutes’ drive outside Kigali, the tidy capital of Rwanda, past lush forests, marshland and makeshift roadside stores advertising their offerings on hand-painted signs, a group of women are quietly making history. On a construction site next to the Nyabarongo River, the women are hard at work on a water treatment plant that will change the destiny of the country, as well as their own. Florence Ntibazakwirwa spends several hours a day bending steel to precise angles, after which the metal is used to reinforce the structure of the buildings. “This comes along with passion....
17-Sep-2019

AMI - Gabon - Mission de supervision et contrôle de 2 Marchés des travaux de renforcement et extension des réseaux de distribution d’eau potable du Grand Libreville - PIAEPAL

La République Gabonaise a  reçu  un prêt  de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et de l’Africa Growing Together Fund (AGTF) afin de couvrir le coût du Programme de développement du secteur de l’eau et de l’assainissement au Gabon, premier sous-Programme Intégré pour l’Alimentation en Eau Potable et l’Assainissement de Libreville «PIAEPAL»-Volet 1: Eau potable et a l’intention d’utiliser une partie des sommes accordées au titre de ce prêt pour financer le contrat de services de Consultant (Firme) pour réaliser la mission de supervision et contrôle de deux (2)...
17-Sep-2019

AMI - Gabon - Mission de supervision et contrôle de 2 Marchés de travaux de renouvellement des réseaux de distribution d’eau potable et réparations des fuites dans des bâtiments administratifs - PIAEPAL

Le présent Avis à Manifestation d’Intérêt (AMI) suit l’Avis Général de Passation de Marches (AGPM) qui a été publié sur UNDB Online sous le N°AfDB1415-12/18 du 30 Décembre 2018, sur le site Web du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement et le 17 Décembre 2018, dans le quotidien national «L’UNION». La République Gabonaise a reçu un prêt  de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et de l’Africa Growing Together Fund (AGTF) afin de couvrir le coût du Programme de développement du secteur de l’eau et de l’assainissement au Gabon, premier sous-Programme Intégré pour l’...
11-Sep-2019

Cameroon - Yaounde Sanitation Project - Phase II (PADY 2) - Appraisal Report

Phase 2 of the Yaounde Sanitation Project (PADY.2) is a continuation of Phase 1 financed by the Bank, which had helped to develop 20% of the main river canal ( Mfoundi ) and its four tributaries crossing the city of Yaounde. PADY 2 will help to develop the remaining canal, thus strengthening the positive impacts of the first phase in terms of health and urban poverty reduction. Its cost, estimated at UA 102 448 000, will be jointly financed with the AFD, the GEF and the Government. It will be implemented over 48 months.
10-Sep-2019

Burkina Faso - Sub-Project 1-Drainage of Ouagadougou’s Outlying Districts - Appraisal Report

This sub-projectis the outcome of technical studies financed by the African Water Facility (AWF) in 2012 that helped to identify the sanitation project for Ouagadougou City’s outlying districts;the project comprises aspects relating to drainage, solid waste management,and the road network. This operation addresses drainage and solid waste management issues,and constitutes the backbone of all future operations. The key expected out comes are: (i) development of the entire length (4140 m) of the Mogho Naaba backwater and its tributaries;(ii) the construction of 68 solid waste collection and...
09-Sep-2019

IFB - Zambia - Addendum - Integrated Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation (ISTWSSP)

The Invitation For Bids (IFB) for the above mentioned tenders was published in the Daily Mail of Zambia of 6 August 2019. Adverts were also placed in the AfDB’s website (www.afdb.org) and UNDB online. Prospective Bidders are hereby informed that Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental Protection has finalised Addendum No. 1 to the Bidding Documents for the Individual Lots.
06-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for the Independent Panel of Experts for the Implementation of Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Programme (Principal Dam Expert – Chairperson)

06-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for the Independent Panel of Experts for the Implementation of Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Programme (Hydrology and Hydraulic Specialist)

06-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for the Independent Panel of Experts for the Implementation of Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program (Geotechnical Expert)

06-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for the Independent Panel of Experts for the Implementation of Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program (Environmental and Ecological Expert)

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Feasibility Studies, Preliminary Designs, Detailed Designs, ESIA/RAP and Preparation of Tender Documents for the construction of ‘Mwania/Miwongoni dam project studies’ in Tanathi Water Services Board area

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services For Feasibility Studies, Preliminary Designs, Detailed Technical Designs, EIA/RAP and Preparation Of Tender Documents For Oloolotikosh Dam, Kitengela-Kajiado in Tanathi Water Services Board

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Construction Supervision of “Design and Build” Construction of “Machakos Water Supply and Sanitation project Phase 1” in Tanathi Water Services Board Area

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Construction Supervision of Pemba Intake and Repooling of Changamwe Network - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Construction Supervision for Works for Limuru and Kikuyu - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Construction Supervision for Works for Kiambu and Ruaka - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Supervision of Mwala Cluster Water and Sanitation Project in Tanathi WSB Area - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Supervision of Construction of Kitui-Matuu Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Tanathi WSB Area - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

05-Sep-2019

Contract Awards - Kenya - Consultancy Services for Design Review and Supervision of Gatundu Water and Sanitation Project - Kenya Towns Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program