Consultative meeting on the Kenya Innovative Financing Facility for Water (KIFFWA) program
Created: 14 July 2016
The Chairman, Council of Governors H.E Peter Munya,Vice Chairman, Council of Governors H.E John Mruttu, H.E Isaac Ruto, H.E Julius Malombe, H.E Benjamin Cheboi, H.E Kivutha Kibwana and Deputy Governor Kiambu County, H.E Gerald Gakuha Githinji held a consultative meeting with the ambassador to the kingdom of the Netherlands
Frans Makken who was accompanied by a delegation made up of experts and consultants.They have initiated a Kenya Innovative Financing Facility for Water (KIFFWA) program managed by the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) which will develop water initiatives and attract private funding for infrastructure development in the Kenya water sector.
The first initiative and focus of KIFFWA will be to establish the Kenya Pooled Water Fund (KPWF) whose goal is to offer loans of longer tenor, lower interest and local currency private financing to the water and sanitation sector