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Wasserwirtschaft und Umwelt

Projekt 4/13

Identification of a Multipurpose Water Resources Development Project in the Gucha Migori River Basin in Kenya

Standort

Kenya

Projektdauer

2011 - 2012

Leistungen

- Diagnostic/Situational Analysis for management
- Formulation of Multipurpose Basin Water Resources Development Strategy
- Formulation of Multipurpose Basin Water Resources Investment Plan
- Formulation of Bankable Investment Project

Identification of a Multipurpose Water Resources Development Project in the Gucha Migori River Basin in Kenya
Identification of a Multipurpose Water Resources Development Project in the Gucha Migori River Basin in Kenya
Identification of a Multipurpose Water Resources Development Project in the Gucha Migori River Basin in Kenya

Project objectives
The overall objective is to contribute towards poverty reduction, reversal of environmental degradation and socioeconomic development in the region.

Project description
The project to be identified in the Gucha Migori river sub basin will supplement ongoing initiatives through identification of measures to contribute towards poverty alleviation in the basin, improved livelihood as well as watershed conservation. The Nile Equatorial Lakes region as a whole could benefit from increased energy availability, food security and improved water quality. By development of the Gucha Migori river sub basin, the Nile Basin Initiatives Nile Equatorial Lakes Subsidiary Program will generate ‘public goods’ such as flood and drought protection, improved watershed management, and contribution towards regional stability in the region.

Project specifics

Identify a multipurpose water resources development in the Gucha Migori sub basin.

Services

- Diagnostic/Situational Analysis for management and development issues related to water resources within the Gucha Migori river sub basin with the aim of establishing the water resources development potential in the basin;
- Formulation of Multipurpose Basin Water Resources Development Strategy providing measures to manage and develop the resource in accordance with adopted goals and policies in the Kenyan water sector and providing broad directions for an investment programme;
- Formulation of Multipurpose Basin Water Resources Investment Plan comprising a project-oriented specific set of investments or projects within the Gucha Migori basin;
- Formulation of Bankable Investment Project falling within the National Planning framework and meeting project preparation and social and environmental safeguard requirements of the World Bank


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