36594-012: Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation for the Rural Poor
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The main objectives of the Study are to provide rural areas with safe, convenient and low-cost drinking water, to reduce the incidence rates of water-related diseases and improve the health level of rural residents through WSS and health education programs. This will also alleviate the burden of the rural poor people, save labor force, particularly for women and children, and create more opportunities for education and learning. Furthermore, the improvement of the rural WSS services will ... Read More
China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 4215
|Approval Date||12 Nov 2003|
|Geographical Location||The Study will be nationwide and give particular attention to targeting rural poor, decentralization initiatives, enhancing private sector participation, integrating water supply with sanitation, and improving participatory processes in the design and imp|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
|Subsector||Water Supply and Sanitation|
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