Helping people connect to water networks: good for business, good for the poor?

Themes: Planning Utilities Water
Countries: Mozambique

Even in city districts served by a water network, there are various barriers to connection by the poorest households. Sometimes a major barrier is simply the paperwork. In Maputo, Mozambique, the Tchemulane project is working with community groups and the water utility to help poorer consumers access a household connection.