Project ID: 27492

Chinese Government provides RMB 14 million grant for Tillabéri and Dosso Borehole Drilling Project

Commitment amount

$ 2312939.133

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Niger

Sector

Water supply and sanitation (Code: 140)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2011

Completion

2012

2012-06-30

Actual

Description

In 2011, the Chinese Government provided an RMB 14 million grant to the Government of Niger for the Tillabéri and Dosso Borehole Drilling Project (See: 驻尼日尔大使夏煌与尼水利与环境部长签署我援尼打井项目施工合同). This project involved the drilling of 70 boreholes (water wells) in Tillabéri and Dosso provinces.On 2 December, 2011, China Geo-Engineering Corp. International Ltd. signed a contract with the Government of Niger’s Department of Water to implement this project (See: 驻尼日尔大使夏煌与尼水利与环境部长签署我援尼打井项目施工合同). The Chinese Ambassador to Niger, Xia Huang, a CGE representative, and Issoufou Issaka, the Nigerien Water Minister signed the contract. The project was completed and handed over to the local authorities on 30 June, 2012 (See: 我援尼七十口人工饮水井项目举行交接仪式). It reportedly benefited 20,000 residents of the Dosso and Tillabéri regions (See: ALLOCUTION DE L'AMBASSADEUR DE CHINE AU NIGER, MONSIEUR SHI HU, A LA CEREMONIE D'ACHEVEMENT DES TRAVAUX DU PROJET DE RENFORCEMENT DES CAPACITES DE LA PRODUCTION D'EAU POTABLE DE LA VILLE DE ZINDER).

Additional details

The Chinese project title is 援尼日尔打井项目.

Number of official sources

6

Number of unofficial sources

0

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Niger [Government Agency]

Implementing agencies [Type]

China Geo-Engineering Corporation (CGC) [State-owned Company]; Government of Niger [Government Agency]