WUCs partnership with GENK comes to an end

FRANCISTOWN: This week marked the end of a three-year partnership between Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) European Union (EU) and Genk City of Belgium for the capacity development in the operation of wastewater infrastructure in Botswana.

Established in 2012, the main objective of the project was to increase the capacity of WUC to operate its wastewater infrastructure and improve its maintenance.

In his remarks, WUC Deputy Chief Executive Officer Nginani Mbayi disclosed that the project, which was budgeted at P380,000, has been successful, and that Francistown City Council (FCC) has since handed it over to WUC.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

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