Forging Partnerships Among Water and Wastewater Operators

Publication | August 2017

This compendium of twinning arrangements and country experiences highlights successful partnerships formed under ADB's Water Operators Partnerships (WOPs) Program. 

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Providing access to clean water continues to be a challenge for governments. To date, at least 1.8 billion people use drinking water sources that are contaminated and an estimated 663 million people across the globe do not have access to improved drinking water sources.

The selected case briefs in this report provide an insight on the various partnerships created to improve local water utility operations and service delivery provision. Find out how peer-to-peer learning and mentoring can be used to spread expertise and best practices in the field of water utility operations to further improve sustainable water and wastewater service delivery.


  • Asset Management
  • Nonrevenue Water Management
  • Wastewater Management
  • Public-Private Partnership
  • Sustainability

Additional Details

  • Private sector development
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Water
  • Wastewater
  • TCS178915-2
  • 978-92-9257-883-1 (Print)
  • 978-92-9257-884-8 (PDF)


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