Project Details
ID: P-SL-E00-001 Name: WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION STUDY Status: Closed Country: Sierra Leone
Sector: Water Sup/Sanit Approval date: 30-Jun-2004 Task Manager: SITUMBEKO Rex Kusukuluka, RDGW4
Total cost: 982025
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
ADF: 850000
Government: 132025
Implementing Agency: MINISTRY OF FINANCE Location: Bo, Kenema and Makeni Towns


The primary objective of the study is to prepare an economically and technically sound water supply and sanitation project for Makeni, Bo and Kenema provincial towns to meet the needs of year 2015. The other objective of the study is to assess the rural water supply and sanitation situation of the country and prepare a country RWSS programme & action plan to meet the needs of year 2015 including preparation of a priority phase intervention for subsequent implementation.


The study shall comprise two parts. Part I shall include preparation of Water Supply and Sanitation (WSS) project for Makeni, Bo and Kenema towns. This part will be executed in two stages including a feasibility study and detailed designs & tender documents preparation. Part II will consist of the preparation of a Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (RWSS) Programme including a comprehensive sector assessment and the preparation of investment programme & action plan and, a RWSS priority phase intervention. The second part will be prepared in one stage only.