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Title: PPP with local informal providers aimed at improving water supply in the peri-urban areas of Maputo, Mozambique
Authors: Chaponniere, Emmanuel
Collignon, Bernard
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: © WEDC, Loughborough University
Citation: CHAPONNIERE, E. and COLLINGNON, B., 2011. PPP with local informal providers aimed at improving water supply in the peri-urban areas of Maputo, Mozambique. IN: Shaw, R.J. (ed). The future of water, sanitation and hygiene in low-income countries - Innovation, adaptation and engagement in a changing world: Proceedings of the 35th WEDC International Conference, Loughborough, UK, 6-8 July 2011, 10p.p.
Abstract: Water supply in Maputo is quite unique in Africa as the service is provided not only by an incumbent operator contracted by the public authorities but also by a striking number of 450 small-scale independent private operators producing water through their own boreholes. These operators are mostly concentrated in peri-urban areas and provide services ranging from standpipe to private connections reaching more than 500,000 people. In order to extend the public service to the peri-urban areas where the conventional network is not present, a multi donor’s funded project has implemented local PPP mobilizing these private operators and the national water assets management institution, FIPAG. This paper, after a brief description of the Maputo context, describes the setting up and the first monitoring results of these local PPP.
Description: This is a conference paper.
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/30397
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