Expansion and improvement of water supply, sewage, waste water treatment and reuse systems in Lima Metropolitan area

Water supply & sanitation
Peru
COUNTRIES
Peru
DATES
18/12/2013 - 17/12/2017
TOTAL BUDGET
€ 134 150 000
TOTAL LAIF CONTRIBUTION
€ 3 150 000
SECTOR
Water supply & sanitation
TYPES OF SUPPORT
Technical Assistance
CITIES / PROVINCES
Lima
DESCRIPTION

The project aimed to improve public health as well as the environment and water resource situation in the Lima Metropolitan area by extending the water and sewerage systems to the new urban settlements in the north of Lima as well as the waste-water treatment, while setting an example of efficient reutilization of treated waste-water for urban irrigation in the service area of SEDAPAL, Lima´s water utility.

RESULTS

Operational and  management capacities of SEDAPAL strengthened through:

  • Implementation of a trial and error learning process on practical and operational measures to be undertaken by SEDAPAL to enforce pre-treatment requirements and monitoring industrial discharges;

  • Development of the first draft of a long term and strategic Waste Water Master Plan for Lima Metropolitan Area.

LEAD FINANCING PARTNER
CO-FINANCING PARTNERS
CONTRIBUTION TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
CRIS REFERENCE
DCI-ALA/2013/333-295