August 2009: Millennium Challenge Account Awards Multi-Year Contract to Cowater in Mozambique

Cowater has been contracted by the Millennium Challenge Account-Mozambique to provide assistance to the National Directorate of Water – Department of Rural Water in support of their five-year Rural Water Point Installation Program. As part of this contract, Cowater will work to promote effective community participation and education during the rehabilitation and construction of 600 rural water points over a period of approximately four years in the provinces of Cabo Delgado and Nampula. Cowater will prepare technical designs and specifications for rehabilitation and/or construction of water points with hand pumps and provide supervision and quality control of construction and rehabilitation activities.