Providing HCWW with a strategy and a master plan for Technical Losses reduction.
Updating the Rural Sanitation Strategy and providing HCWW with a diagnosis of the current situation and strategy implementation on pre-selected pilot clusters.
The HCWW is committing significant effort to ensure high-quality customer care and billing for its water and wastewater services to the citizens of Egypt, and to conserve and preserve the river Nile.
The HCWW has over 80,000 employees, more than 1,000 treatment facilities and over 50,000 miles of distribution network.
has received several external loans from international bodies to improve drinking water and sanitation services, including the World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the French Development Agency, and the U.
The Holding Company for Water and Wastewater (HCWW
) requires a total of EGP 70bn to complete sanitation infrastructure across Egypt, said the HCWW
Chairman Mamdouh Raslan on Monday during a workshop organised by the company in cooperation with the Water and Wastewater Management Programme of GIZ company.
The existing water supply infrastructure either does not exist in some areas or, where it does, it needs drastic development," said Dr Salah Bayoumi, head of projects for the HCWW
said that the Nile contamination has so far not affected stations in Cairo.