Release date: 27 November 2018
Promoter – Financial Intermediary
BARBADOS WATER AUTHORITY
The project consists of the rehabilitation of drinking water distribution infrastructure in Barbados to improve efficiency, service quality and resilience to the adverse impacts of climate change.
This project will improve water and wastewater service efficiency and quality in Barbados, as well as the resilience to the adverse impacts of climate change in this island country.
- Water, sewerage - Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
USD 12 million (EUR 10 million)
Total cost (Approximate amount)
USD 24 million (EUR 19 million)
The project will contribute to improve the quality of the water and wastewater service in an island country with limited resources and very exposed to climate change conditions through the conservation of the aquifers. Investments will be spread across the island and the whole population will benefit from an improved resilience of the water supply system.
The EIB will require the project's promoter to ensure that implementation of the project will be done in accordance with the Bank's Guide to Procurement.
Signed - 15/05/2020
Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).