The main focus of the sub-sector is to facilitate the sustenance of safe water supply, safe wastewater disposal and solid waste management in urban areas in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and national development goals and standards. The sub sector’s thrust is to capacitate utilities to improve WASH service delivery. This is achieved through restoration of water supplies, waste water services and solid waste management by way of

  • rehabilitation of water supply and waste water management systems
  • investment in new WASH infrastructure – upgrading and expansion of water supply, waste water and solid waste management systems.
  • capacity building of utilities and local level structures for sustainable WASH service delivery including training of artisans and sanitation and hygiene committees