Establishment and Capacity Building of Itang Town Water Supply Utility (IRC)

Establishment and Capacity Building of Itang Town Water Supply Utility (IRC)
Zerihun Associate was contracted by IRC to facilitate the establishment of an appropriate management structure, capacity building and operation of the Itang town water supply utility (TWU), specifically through the following key tasks:

Assess the Town Water Utility (TWU) operating environment including but not limited to; analysis and verification of the business plan incorporating the newly established refugee camp demand.

Validate/revise the tariff scheme considering the increased water demand.

Provide technical support for the establishment of autonomous water board and town water utility.

Engage Itanga town water utility staff and stakeholders on capacity development and conduct assessment of capacity and training needs.

Prepare guidelines, manuals, etc for the system operation and maintenance, warehouse management, financial & billing system, etc.

Provide training and capacity building across all operational areas of the utility.