UNRWA Watermanagment Camps

Project completed

Disease prevention and control are ensured for the population of Beddawi, Mar Elias, Shatila, Burj EI Barajneh, Mia-Mia, Wavel, and Dbayeh Palestine Refugee camps through the provision of access to safe potable water. The expected outcomes are: (1) Safe potable water is produced in sufficient quantity and at affordable price for 70'000 registered Palestine refugees. (2) Capacity building and transfer of knowledge of the respective camp communities (Shatila, Burj el-Barajneh and Mar Elias) is achieved.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Agriculture & food security
Agricultural water resources
Water resources conservation
01.10.2011 - 31.12.2016
CHF 3'409'187
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
United Nations Organization (UNO)
  • Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   3'409'187 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   3'087'218
Project phases Phase 2 01.01.2013 - 31.12.2013   (Completed)

Phase 1 01.10.2011 - 31.12.2016   (Completed)