Development and Rehabilitation of Water and Electricity Networks in Nablus City

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Project ID

00038709

Project Title

Development and Rehabilitation of Water and Electricity Networks in Nablus City

Type

Water Supply and Sanitation

Focus Areas

Geographic Scope

Lead Organization(s)

Project Partners

Municipality of Nablus

Financing

Total: $2,308,770;

Sources of Financing: Saudi Committee for Palestinians Relief

Timeframe

September 2004 - June 2007

Status

Ended

Project website(s)

Contacts

Contents

Description

The project objective is to develop and rehabilitate the existing networks so that to enable the Municipality to better manage their water and electricity services and to provide more reliable services and reduce intermittent water supply and intermittent power supply. Development of these networks will enabled the Municipality to better manage their water and electricity services and provide more reliable services and reduce intermittent water supply and intermittent power supply.


This project included activities included:

1)Construction of 12” main Pipeline;
2)construction of 6” pipeline;
3) Rehabilitation of Beit Ain El-maa’ booster station including construction of 1400CM water Reservoir and procurement of two boosters and replacement of old pipes.
4)Procurement of two pumping units for two major wells in Nablus city.
5)The project also included procurement of electrical devices and equipments ($ 872,500).

The original components of the project were all completed; however, there were some savings from the project and it was reprogrammed to construct a round water reservoir (2000 CM)and 1300 LM 6” pipe line. The project activities are all completed


Project Outputs
  • Improved water supply services for Nablus city residents;
  • Improved capacity and reliability of electricity networks.

Expected Outcomes

Achievements: Results and Impact

Lessons for Replication

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References

See also

  1. Water resources at stake: The Mountain Aquifer beneath the occupied West Bank, Palestinian Territories
  2. Water for Peace in the Middle East
  3. Upgrading of Water Systems in Jericho and Hebron Cities
  4. Regional Water Cooperation and Peacebuilding in the Middle East
  5. Regional Water Banks Project (RWDBP)
  6. Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Study Program
  7. Raising awareness of the fishermen and farmers to prevent excess contamination of sea resources and shared aquifer in border area with Egypt, Palestinian Authority
  8. Public Awareness and Water Conservation
  9. Provision of Reliable water Supply to Allar and Saida Residents in Tulkarem District/ The West Bank
  10. Provision of Reliable Water Supply to Zbuba and its 10 Surrounding Villages in Jenin District.
  11. Promoting environmentally-sound fishing practices in Khan-Younis in the southern coast of the Gaza, Palestine
  12. KFW V-Programme: Poverty Oriented Infrastructure – Employment Generation Programme in the West Bank: Phase III
  13. Good Water Neighbors (GWN) Project
  14. Environmental management and planning as a tool for promoting sustainable coexistence between Israelis and Palestinians
  15. Employment Generation Through Emergency Response to Solid Waste Management in the Gaza Strip
  16. Emergency Water Supply to Zbuba and its surrounding villages
  17. Emergency Water Supply & Rehabilitation Programme, Palestine
  18. Emergency Humanitarian Relief Programme in Areas of Social Infrastructure Development (CAPI-West Bank)
  19. Emergency Humanitarian Aid Programme: Upgrading of Water Supply and Distribution Systems In Rural Areas of the West Bank (Water Cap II)
  20. Culture of Water Program
  21. Construction of Sewage Treatment Plant and Main Pressure Line in Khan Younis / Gaza Strip
  22. CollectiveWater - From conflict to collective action: Institutional change and management options to govern trans-boundary water courses

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