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Ministry of Water and Environment Sector Undertakings for FY2017/18

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By Rehema Aanyu 19 days ago

Undertaking 1: Address the drivers of environmental degradation by mainstreaming ENR considerations across government sectors by focusing mainstreaming actions on the high profile / high impact sectors of agriculture, infrastructure, lands energy and water in order to achieve reduced contributions to degradation by these sectors by end of FY2016/17

Undertaking 2: Commence implementation of new Sector Performance Measurement Framework in the ENR sub-sector by the end of FY 2017/18

Undertaking 3: Integrate climate change adaptation and source protection measures in the water and environment sector work-plan and budget for implementation in FY2018/19

Undertaking 4: Operationalize the proposed coordination, implementation and funding mechanism for catchment based IWRM in at-least eight catchments in the four zones by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 5: Finalize and pilot the National Framework for drinking water quality management and regulation in the four water management zones by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 6: Improve utilization of existing water for production facilities and expand the data management system to demonstrate increased agricultural production by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 7: Establish the bulk water unity by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 8: Implement criteria for transfer of water and sanitation schemes to National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) and regional umbrella utilities and also demonstrate their respective performance improvements by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 9: Finalize and commence implementation of one source per village / cell strategy (central, NWSC, District Local Government) by the end of FY2018/19

Undertaking 10: Reinstate a budget line for software activities under the District Water and Sanitation Conditional Grant by end of FY2018/19

Undertaking 11: Develop a framework for provision of water and sanitation services including environment and source protection activities for refugees and host communities by end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 12: Commence implementation of new Sector Performance Measurement Framework in the water and sanitation sub-sector by end of FY 2017/18

Undertaking 13: Set up a project preparation and financing taskforce under each of the departments under Ministry of Water and Environment by the end of FY2017/18

Undertaking 14: Finalize the accreditation requirements for the Ministry of Water and Environment as the National Implementing Entity (NIE) for access to financing from the Adaptation Fund and the Green Climate Fund by end of FY2017/18