Water Financing Partnership Facility (WFPF), Asian Development Bank AsDB

Improve the health of people and the environment meeting the MDG goals on water and sanitation in Asia, reducing the incidence of water related fatalities and disease and increasing the number of countries implementing Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM). Outcomes (objectives): Until 2020, achieve significant increase in the number of people in the Asia-Pacific region with access to safe water supply and sanitation services (up to 200 million people), higher productivity and efficiency of irrigation and drainage services (for 40 million people), coupled with the integrated management of water resources in river basins for sustained economic growth and environmental improvement (100 million people with reduced risk of floods).

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Agriculture & food security
Agricultural water resources
01.09.2011 - 31.12.2020
CHF 5'460'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
International Financial Institution (IFI)
Private sector
  • Asian Development Bank (other)
  • Swiss Private Sector

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   5'460'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   4'966'321
Project phases Phase 1 01.09.2011 - 31.12.2020   (Current phase)