January 19

Kenya: KFW Lends €20 Million for Water and Sanitation in Kericho and Kisii

By Inès Magoum

The Kenyan government has signed a €20 million (approximately 2.7 billion Kenyan shillings) financing agreement with Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), the German development agency. The loan will be used to finance the expansion of water supply and sanitation systems in Kericho and Kisii counties in Kenya.

The agreement was signed on 10 January 2023 at the premises of the Kenyan Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Irrigation in Nairobi. The €20 million (Kshs 2.7 billion) loan from Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), the German development agency, is for the implementation of the water and sanitation extension project in Kericho and Kisii counties, located in the western Rift Valley and southwestern Kenya respectively.

Photo courtesy of Matt Berlin.

Source: Afrik 21 (link opens in a new window)

lending, sanitation, water