45148-003: Capacity Development for Non-Revenue Water Reduction

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Though 95% of Colombo is covered by piped water supply system, it suffers from low pressure and system fluctuation, intermittent supply and very high levels of non-revenue water (NRW) averaged at around 49%. The recently approved Multitranche Finance Facility for Greater Colombo Water and Wastewater Management Improvement Investment Program (the Investment Program) has a special focus to help Sri Lanka address the severe NRW problem in Colombo. The proposed small-scale capacity development te... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 45148-003
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8206
Approval Date 05 Nov 2012
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mingyuan Fan
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
National Water Supply and Drainage Board

Last PDS Update
13 Nov 2012