45148-004: Greater Colombo Water and Wastewater Management Improvement Investment Program (Facility Concept)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Water Supply Services. About 95% of Colombo city is covered by piped water supply. However, low and fluctuating system pressures and intermittent supply is becoming the norm; some areas of the city receive water only in off-peak hours, and other areas receive water for six to ten hours, on average. In 2011, about half of the 290,000 m3/d of water supplied to Colombo city generates no revenue. Non revenue water (NRW) in Colombo city has reached 49% and includes: 33% physical losses, 5% ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 0072
Loan No. -
|Approval Date||25 Oct 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||300,000|
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
|Subsector||Water Supply and Sanitation|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
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