Support Programme for the Water and Sanitation Sector (PASEHA-3)

Support Programme for the Water and Sanitation Sector (PASEHA-3)

Funded by the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (Danida), the phase 3 of the Support Programme for the Water and Sanitation Sector (PASEHA-3) supports the sector based on two framework documents from the Ministry of Hydraulics and Sanitation (MHA), namely the Water and Sanitation Sector Programme (PROSEHA) for the period 2016-2030 and the MHA Institutional Support Project (PAI). It targets the rural populations in Niger who do not have sufficient access to water and sanitation, while ensuring sustainable water management. The project also includes capacity-building activities with the ministry in order to ensure the implementation of existing policies.

Global objective

  • Guarantee universal access to water and sanitation and to ensure sustainable water resources management

Specific objectives

  • Promote effective and sustainable leadership on the development of the sector by the Ministry of Hydraulics and Sanitation (MHA) of Niger
  • Contribute to improving people’s access to water and sanitation services (PROSEHA, phase 1- 2016-20) by an additional 400 000 people over five years

Expected results

  • Strengthened governance of the sector
  • Improved equitable, affordable and universal access to drinking water in rural areas
  • Improved equitable, affordable and universal access to adequate sanitation and hygiene services in rural areas
  • Improved knowledge, management and protection of water resources

Duration

6 years : 01/10/2016 - 01/12/2022

Localisation

The project takes place in various areas of Niger and at the administrative level in Niamey.

Beneficiaries

400 000 vulnerable people in the rural areas of Niger

Budget

61 098 034 EUR

Funding

  • Ministry in charge of Foreign and European Affairs, Luxembourg: 34 861 126 EUR
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (Danida) : 26 236 908 EUR

Implementation

Luxembourg Agency for Development Cooperation (LuxDev)

Partners

Ministry of Hydraulics and Sanitation (MHA), Niger

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Country

  • Niger

Topics

  • Governance & capacity-building
  • Health
  • Natural resource management
  • Water & sanitation

Targets

  • Institutions
  • Poor households

Agir Pillars

  • Pillar 1: Improve social protection for the most vulnerable communities and households in order to secure their livelihoods
  • Pillar 4: Strengthen governance in food and nutrition security

Scales

  • Local
  • National

Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 1 SDG 3 SDG 6 SDG 10