Burkina Faso secures US$8.7 million from EBID for drinking water projects

BURKINA FASO – Burkina Faso has just obtained a 7.8-million-euro loan (about US$8.77 million) from the Ecowas Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) for the construction of drinking water supply systems in the Boucle du Mouhoun and Hauts-Bassins regions. EBID’s financing is expected to improve the supply of drinking water in this West African country where the current coverage is estimated to be 74%. Within the framework of this project, 27 drinking water supply systems (DWS) will be built in the Boucle du Mouhoun and Hauts-Bassins regions. Project works will…

Read More