Minister of finance felix mutati has commended the quality of work implemented by the various contractors working on the us$355 million lusaka water supply, sanitation and drainage (lwssd) project funded by the american government speaking after he toured a number of project sites, on 18th. The united states millennium challenge corporation principal deputy vice president for compact operations, kyeh kim is expected in zambia on thursday ms kim will be in the country for four days to access the implementation of the 355 million united states dollars lusaka water supply, sanitation. To lusaka of us$355 million—which was based in large part on the wspip design, and motivated by the performance improvement achieved under wspip —focuses mainly on water supply and drainage sanitation services have not improved at the pace of water services and have received little support. Challenge compact for a grant of us$355 million for the imple- mentation of the lwssd project to be implemented by the millen- nium challenge account zam- bia (mca-zambia) the project aims to expand access to, and improve the reliability of water supply and sanitation, and im- prove drainage.
With officials from the government of the republic of zambia and civil society leaders, as well as beneficiaries of the millennium challenge zambia compact, a $355 million us government-funded bilateral agreement focusing on improving water supply, sanitation, and drainage infrastructure in lusaka. Appraisal estimate us$1850 million- actual estimate us$3190 million this component aimed to improve access to water supply and sanitation services in lusaka and introduce performance improvements and modern management methods for lwsc to become a financially sustainable and efficient.
Mr shannon further noted that mr foote will also be responsible for advancing a millennium challenge corporation compact that provides $355 million to improve the lives of over 12 million zambians by enhancing the country's water and sanitation systems in lusaka on december 14, 2017 mr foote. The world bank (wb) has recently announced that it has released a usd 60 million fund for the implementation of the lusaka sanitation project only 33% of the population have access to clean drinking water supply against a 75% target set by the united nation's millennium development goals (mdg. The construction works packages are part of the us$355 million lusaka water supply, sanitation and drainage (lwssd) project funded by the united states government through the millennium challenge corporation's (mcc) five year compact with the government of the republic of zambia the event.
The results paved the way for the lwsc to be the recipient of the us $355 million millennium challenge corporation (mcc) compact with zambia, signed in 2015, investing in water supply, sanitation, and drainage infrastructure the compact is funding the development of a lusaka water supply,. More than 1 million zambians are expected to benefit from mcc's $355 million compact, which is designed to help improve city drainage, water and sanitation and this compact aims to reduce poverty and boost economic growth in zambia by improving the water supply, sanitation and drainage infrastructure in lusaka,.
Today, august 20, 2015, the millennium challenge account zambia limited ( mca-zambia) has engaged cooperativa muratori cemensti (cmc di ravenna) to construct and rehabilitate over 28 kilometres of backbone drainage in the city of lusaka at a cost of us$35 million these works are part of the. Lusaka, and to protect all americans in zambia while zambia carries a record of stable democratic additionally, the millennium challenge corporation (mcc) compact with zambia is providing $355 million to improve the lives of over 12 million people, and support the government's efforts to improve. He said the mandate of mca is to implement the lusaka water and supply sanitation and drainage project which in total costs 355 million us dollars for a limited time of 5years among other projects catered for is the installation of a water supply and sewer network in mtendere of which so far 37 kilometres. Water supply and sanitation in zambia is characterized by achievements and challenges among the achievements are the creation of regional commercial utilities for urban areas to replace fragmented service provision by local governments the establishment of a regulatory agency that has substantially improved the.