The overarching development objective of the KWSCR program is to improve water security and build climate resilience in Kenya.
This component supports development in Kwale County, where the Mwache Dam is located, through investments in water supply and sanitation in rural communities and small towns
The dam site is located across the Mwache River at the Fulugani village (Kwale County), about 22 km west of the city of Mombasa in the coastal region of Kenya and near the coastline
The Ministry of Water and Irrigation of the Republic of Kenya, under the Kenya Water Security and Climate Resilience Program (KWSCRP), signed a contract dated 4 October 2016 with Lahmeyer International GmbH (Lead Firm)
The project development objectives of KWSCRP-1 are to:
(i) increase availability and productivity of irrigation water for project beneficiaries; and
(ii) enhance the institutional framework and strengthen capacity for water security and climate resilience for the country.