The Challenges

Establishment of an update technical, financial and institutional database of the sewerage system in 29 Cities and Towns in Kenya that have a sewerage system (Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Bungoma, Busia, Eldoret, Embu, HomaBay, Isiolo, Kakamega, Kapsabet, Karatina, Kericho, Kiambu, Kisii, Kitale, Limuru, Machakos, Mavoko, Muranga, Meru, Naivasha, Nakuru, Nanyuki, Nyahururu, Nyeri, Thika, Voi and Webuye), private industrial/institutional sewerage works (Moi University, Magadi Soda, Mumias Sugar Company Ltd, Cirio Del Monte (formerly Kenya Canners) and Brookeside Dairy Ltd.

a) Identification and prioritization of towns for major sewerage rehabilitation and expansion projects and minor rehabilitation works respectively.

b) Establishment of a reporting system for sewerage undertakers to MWRMD in continuously updating the database.

Project Description

Client:Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA)/ Ministry of Water Resources Management and Development.
Location:Entire Country (Kenya)
Year Completed:January - April 2004