The proposed Integrated Water Resources Management and Development Project (IWMDP-P163782) is a follow-on from the Water Management and Development Project (WMDP-P123204) and will be implemented by the Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Water and Environment. The proposed project’s development objective (PDO) is to improve access to water supply and sanitation services, and strengthen the capacity for water resources management in project targeted areas.
Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Services Department
The Ministry of Water and Environment through its Urban Water Supply and Sewerage Services Department is currently undertaking a number of projects to increase the service coverage in the urban areas. Annex 2 shows the various activities currently being undertaken in the 170 towns as highlighted in the 2016 NRM Election Manifesto.
Water and Sanitation Development Facilities (WSDFs) are a de-concentrated structure of the Ministry of Water and environment under the Urban Water and Sewerage Department, Directorate of Water Development. Four Water and Sanitation Development Facility branches were established in the regions of South-Western (WSDF-SW), Northern WSDF-N), Eastern (WSDF-E) and Central (WSDF-C).