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The IBNET Water Supply and Sanitation Blue Book 2014. The International Benchmarking Network for Water and Sanitation Utilities Databook
  • The IBNET Water Supply and Sanitation Blue Book 2014. The International Benchmarking Network for Water and Sanitation Utilities Databook
  • World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP). August 2014
  • The International Benchmarking Network for Water and Sanitation Utilities (IBNET) provides a set of tools that allows water and sanitation utilities to measure their performance both against their own past performance and against the performance of similar utilities at the national, regional, and global levels. The Blue Book is designed to raise awareness of how benchmarking and specifically IBNET tools can help enhance utility performance and thereby help to improve water and wastewater services. This issue summarizes water sector development in 200611, des...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Economic impact, Information and data, Monitoring, Sanitation, Utility services, Wastewater, Water supply

Guidelines for user fees and cost recovery for urban water and sanitation. Short version

Guidelines for user fees and cost recovery for urban, networked water and sanitation delivery
  • Guidelines for user fees and cost recovery for urban, networked water and sanitation delivery
  • African Development Bank (AfDB). October 2010
  • This document addresses the issues of urban, predominantly networked, water supply and sanitation. The main objective of these guidelines is to provide guidance to AfDB Group Task Managers and other stakeholders as well as to enhance the design and implementation of financially sustainable water sector projects and programmes. A key objective of these guidelines is to enable service providers to deliver better services to all, within the context of a protected environment, through accessing enhanced revenue and finance flows whilst acknowledging that direct f...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Cost recovery, Fee collection, Sanitation, Tariffs, Urban areas, Utility services, Water supply, Water User Associations

Water in Asian Cities - Utilities Performance and Civil Society Views
  • Water in Asian Cities - Utilities Performance and Civil Society Views
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB). January 2004
  • This document provides a study on the performance of water supply and sanitation utilities in eighteen Asian cities and explores how civil society perceives its role in improving water services in the cities. The presented data comprise essential benchmarking indicators on service level, service quality, operational efficiency, and financial management. Also included are broader performance dimensions including water resources management, policy and regulation, private sector participation, small-scale service providers, wastewater and sanitation, and urban f...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Asia
  • Main themes: Consumer satisfaction, Perceptions, Sanitation, Tariffs, Urban areas, Utility services, Wastewater, Water operators, Water supply

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Published in 2015