was initiated in 1997 with the aim of providing integrated water supply infrastructure services to local communities and to help prevent water related diseases though improved hygiene and sanitation practices.
The Building and Construction Improvement Program (BACIP) began in 1998 to improve local built environments, and the Water and Sanitation Extension Project (WASEP
), which acts as a complement to BACIP, began to provide water and sanitation services in the Northern Areas in 1999.
ISLAMABAD, June 16, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The Aga Khan Planning and Building Services (AKPBS-P) Water and Sanitation Extension Programme (WASEP
) in Pakistan has been awarded a national Energy Globe Award in recognition of the projects that make careful and economical use of resources and employ alternative energy sources.