Ecuador: Second Rural and Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project

July 25, 2006

IBRD LOAN: US$48 million
TERMS: Grace period = 8.5 years; Maturity = 13.5 years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The main objective of this project is to provide sustainable access to water supply and sanitation (WSS) services for new rural beneficiaries, and promote their effective use, as well as to provide improved and sustainable WSS services to beneficiaries in cantonal capitals. In addition it will promote sustainable solid waste services in cantonal capitals, and, will improve overall sector performance by the national government through the promotion of performance-based investment financing for the urban WSS sector.

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