Devolution Trust Fund

DTF ‘s financing of CU interventions to date has resulted in over 1,100,000 persons having access to sustainable and safe water supply in the peri-urban and Low cost areas of Zambia.

On the sanitation front ,DTF financed four (4) projects that have benefited over 15,000 residents in four town areas namely Libuyu (Livingstone),Kansuswa (Mufulira),Kandundu (Solwezi) and Kariba(Ndola).

 

Please wait while JT SlideShow is loading images...
Kiosk under construction in Sesheke/Katima Mulilo.A happy community in PP-Zambia Compound - Chililabombwe, served by a water Kiosk financed under the DTF.Installation of a GRP overhead tank in progress in Mazabuka: system components such as these are required to maintain optimum pressure & supply in the network.For the MDG target to be met, and reduce outbreaks of waterborne diseases funding for sanitation must be mobilized: Current state of affairs in Libuyu township, Livingstone, a familiar characteristic in many peri-urban and low-cost areas.Basket Fund partners visited selected peri urban areas in Ndola after the 6th BFP conference that was held in December 2009.Training of CU staff and masons for the construction of sewage intermediate settlers (Bio-digester reactors) for the Sanitation projects.Community sensitisation is a key activity during the implementation of all DTF funded projects.Construction of Household ablution units nearing completion under the Kariba Sanitation Project in Ndola.A typical day for an average youth in most of Zambia's low cost areas.Water Kiosk in Kansuswa, operated by Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company.Sanitation planning meeting of DTF, its Consultants and WASAZA.Additional infrastructure, e.g. Water Storage Tanks, is also financed by the DTF in order to improve water supply to the Water Kiosks. New GRP elevated Water Tank, Kansuswa Mufulira, Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company.Cooperating Partner’s on a field visit to an Open Water Kiosk in Kanyama after the Basket Funding Partner Conference of 2008.Community Contribution Matters; Ireen Ngulube, DTF Framework Consultant explains the CPA Tool and Wealth Classification during a Training Workshop.

nwasco logo

 

       

 

Home

Devolution Trust Fund

The DTF was established by NWASCO (National Water Supply and Sanitation Council) under the Water Supply and Sanitation (WSS) Act No 28 of 1997 as an instrument to assist Commercial Utilities (CUs) to improve WSS services. The DTF was operationalized by Statutory Instruments and has been fully operational since 2003.

Since then the DTF has been a major partner to CUs in financing and implementation of projects that have led to improved access to satisfactory WSS services for many of the urban poor in Zambia.

Our Vision

To be a leading agent in Southern Africa in facilitating increased access to sustainable WSS service by formal providers in order to maximize the impact of development finance.

Mission Statement

To capacitate CUs and communities for effective WSS service delivery and economic development in order to improve the quality of life of the people in Zambia, especially of those living in low-income areas. Learn more>>

 

Progress

Total projects, beneficiaries and water Infrastructure implemented

Projects

55 projects.

Beneficiaries

828,336 Beneficiaries.

Water Production Facilities

7 Water Production Facilities.

Water Maters

18,155 Water Maters.

Water Tanks

288m3 Water Tanks.

Water Pipes

135Km Water Pipes.

Water Kiosks

350 Water Kiosks.

  • Projects

  • Beneficiaries

  • Water Production Facilities

  • Water Maters

  • Water Tanks

  • Water Pipes

  • Water Kiosks

Featured Projects

  • Chipulukusu - Ndola Project
    The project was undertaken in Ndola , Chipulukusu with Kafubu Water And Sewerage Company (KWSC) as the funded water utility at a cost of ZMK 430,608,253. The total number of targeted people was...
  • Senanga - Senanga Project
    The project was undertaken in Senanga, Senanga with Western Water and Sewerage Company (WWSC) as the funded water utility at a cost of ZMK 825,441,736. The total number of targeted people was...
  • Kasompe - Chingola Project
    The project was undertaken in Kasompe, Chingola with Mulonga Water And Swerage Company (MWSC) as the funded water utility at a cost of ZMK 529,128,604. The total number of targeted people was...
  • Chiparamba - Chipata Project
    The project was undertaken in Chiparamba, Chipata with Chipata Water and Sewerage Company (CWSC) as the funded water utility at a cost of ZMK 317,912,996. The total number of targeted people was...
  • Mulenga - Kitwe Project
    The project was undertaken in Mulenga , Kitwe with Nkana Water And Sewerage Company (NWSC) as the funded water utility at a cost of ZMK 528,096,220. The total number of targeted people was...

Recent News

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next

DTF Commissions Kabanana Water Supply Pr…

DTF Commissions Kabanana Water Supply Project

Water is vital for human development. Water is beyond doubt, one of the most critical prerequisites for any kind of sustainable development. The Devolution Trust Fund (DTF) commissioned a water supply... Read more

05 Jul 2017

DEVELOPMENT OF A SUSTAINABLE FINANCING M…

DEVELOPMENT OF A SUSTAINABLE FINANCING MECHANISM IN WATER SECTOR ON COURSE

Financing of the water sector in Zambia has been identified as one of the challenges to a sustainable provision of Water Supply and Sanitation services in country owing to the... Read more

04 May 2017

WORLD WATER DAY 2017- WAKE UP CALL TO CO…

WORLD WATER DAY 2017- WAKE UP CALL TO CONSERVATION WATER

The Devolution Trust Fund (DTF) participated in the world water day celebrations organized by the Ministry of Water Development Sanitation and Environmental Protection on 22rd March, 2017 in Kitwe. This year’s... Read more

04 Apr 2017

Translate

Gallery

  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery
  • Go to photo gallery