The programme ”Support to the water sector reform in the Democratic Republic of Congo” (RESE)
is implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). This programme supports the Congolese Government in planning a profound and sustainable reform of the water sector.
The RESE project is a component of PROSECO program of the German development cooperation, which beside this technical assistance component, also includes a financial cooperation component.
The KfW Development Bank ensures the rehabilitation and extension of the provision of clean water and basic sanitation systems in a number of secondary cities in the provinces of Kasai, Equateur and Bandundu.
This project consists of four fields of action:
m4h was responsible for the areas of health financing, quality improvement of services, supply of management4health together with its consortium partner WASH United is implementing the 4th field of action: ‘Sensitization in the field of supply of drinking water, hygiene and (basic) sanitation’.
The project aims to strengthen the capacities of health districts and municipalities in awareness raising of the population to safe water, hygiene and (basic) sanitation by: