EWASO NGIRO MULTIPURPOSE DAM
Ministry of Regional Development Authorities (MoRDA).
EUR 1,400 million.
Feasibility study, preliminary design, EIA, detailed design and tender documents. Feasibility study on irrigation downstream of the dams. Soil potential for irrigation (USBR); 71 trial pits and 450 lab tests. Hydraulic soil characterisation (seepage and permeability). Geological and geotechnical studies, including site investigation. Socio-economic study (cost-benefit), financial evaluation of the dam project and its agricultural sub-projects, and project structuring. Environmental and social impact study obtaining statutory approval. Design of compensatory measures for environmental and social impact. Public participation process and re-settlement programme.