My WEDC

Gateway to managing your resources and events

Developing knowledge and capacity in water and sanitation

Resource details

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

Links:

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.

Keywords:
Contracts  |  Partnerships  |  Payment  |  Water sector