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Contracting out water and sanitation services - Vol. 1: Guidance notes for service and management contracts in developing countries

Author(s): Sansom, Kevin (ed)  |  Franceys, Richard (ed)  |  Morales-Reyes, Javier I (ed)  |  Njiru, Cyrus (ed)

Publisher: WEDC
Place of publication: Loughborough University, UK
Year: 2003

Collection(s): Water and sanitation - Contracting-out services  |  WEDC Bookshop

Price: £19.95
ISBN: 9780906055977


This book considers how contracting out can be further enhanced to deliver improved water and sanitation service provision in low- and middle-income countries. Using example contract clauses and typical processes, it provides guidance for developing well-designed contracts. A number of specific guiding principles are included, as well as discussion of an appropriate enabling environment for contracting out.

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