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International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) Rwizi River Catchment

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Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
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Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Partners: MWE
The Coca-Cola Company
Countries: Uganda
Regions: Nile, Uganda Basins
Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Integrated Water Resource Management (SDG 6.5)
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: May. 2013  »  Dec. 2015
Project Website: www.giz.de/en/worldwide/27890.html
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 75%

Project Overview

The International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) seeks to initiate multi-stakeholder partnerships with the private sector, the public sector and the civil society in order to formulate and implement measures to improve water security for all parties. A partnership with CocaCola (Africa) and the Ministry for Water and Environment (MWE) support the sustainable land and water management in the Rwizi River Catchment in order to improve water availability for civil society...

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The International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) seeks to initiate multi-stakeholder partnerships with the private sector, the public sector and the civil society in order to formulate and implement measures to improve water security for all parties. A partnership with CocaCola (Africa) and the Ministry for Water and Environment (MWE) support the sustainable land and water management in the Rwizi River Catchment in order to improve water availability for civil society, farmers and industry. The Rwizi Catchment Management Organization (RCMO) supervises all activities to ensure inclusive stakeholder participation from all stakeholders and alignment with the Ugandan public policy and development goals.

Project Results

Expected outcomes are: 1.Support to RCMO in promoting cooperation amongst water users, authorities and local communities; 2.A comprehensive Water Risk and Sustainability Assessment; 3.Wetland restoration activities in four locations completed; 4.Sensitization and training events for community and agricultural water users conducted; 5.A community conservation fund established and functioning.

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