LVB IWRMP


Lake Victoria Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB IWRMP)

Lake Victoria Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB IWRMP) is a regional programme coordinated by Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) and implemented in the four Partner States of the East African Community (EAC): Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania through High Priority Investments (HPIs). Specifically, the HPIs are:

  • In Kampala, Uganda
  •  In Mwanza, Tanzania;
  • In Kisumu, Kenya;
  • In Kigali, Rwanda.

The Lake Victoria Basin IWRM Programme aims at improving water quality and availability through strategic and sustainable management of the Lake Victoria Basin. The objective is to:

  1. Strengthen the capacity for cross-boundary integrated water resources management at LVBC through the establishment of a mutually approved and legally anchored IWRM strategy for the basin as well as the establishment of a Water Information System. This supports a pipeline for prioritized investment projects for subsequent financing phases;
  1. Rapidly improve the water quality of the Lake by reducing effluents into Lake Victoria through the implementation of four High Priority Investments (HPIs) in Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda, identified during a previous study. The first phase of the LVB IWRMP runs until February 2023.

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SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF LAKE VICTORIA       BASIN WATER INFORMATION SYSTEM (LVB WIS) SERVER EQUIPMENT



EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION Country:            EAST AFRICA COMMUNITY (EAC) Project Title:    LAKE VICTORIA BASIN INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME (LVB-IWRMP) Tender Name:     SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF LAKE VICTORIA BASIN WATER INFORMATION SYSTEM (LVB WIS) SERVER EQUIPMENT Date:                       16TH MARCH 2024 Reference No.:      LVBC/IWRM/ GDS/23-24/12 Reference No.:      LVBC/IWRM/ ...…
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PREQUALIFICATION NOTICE FOR BIDDERS/CONTRACTORS – CONSTRUCTION OF MWANZA SEWER CONNECTION UPGRADE WORK KFW Procurement No.PN33326 ;MWAUWASA Procurement No.AE/042/2023-2024/W/43



MWANZA URBAN WATER AND SANITATION AUTHORITY Financial Cooperation between the East African Community (EAC) and the Federal Republic of Germany Invitation for Prequalification of Bidders / Contractors Date:                                                   08/03/2024 Project Name:                                     Mwanza Sewer Connection Upgrade Employer:                                           Mwanza Urban Water and ...…
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PREQUALIFICATION NOTICE FOR CONSULTANTS – FEASIBILITY STUDY IN MUKUNGWA WETLAND IN RWANDA – Tender No: LVBC/NbS/CS/23-24/09 – KFW 510725



EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION Consulting Services Fostering the Potential of Lake Victoria – Feasibility Study – Mukungwa WetlandSubmission date / deadline: 26 April 2024 Country: East African Community Tender No: LVBC/NbS/CS/23-24/09 – KFW 510725 Reference: BMZ 202068948 ...…
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LVBC AND KFW DEVELOPMENT BANK AGREE ON THE ROADMAP FOR CONCLUDING GERMAN FINANCIAL COOPERATION COMMITMENTS.



The German Co-operation has made a commitment of EUR 45 million towards the implementation of a new program within the Lake Victoria Basin. This follows a series of negotiation between the East African Community and the Government of the Federal ...…
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RFP- LVBC/IWRM/SVS/23-24/01- CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR RE-DESIGNING THE LVBC WEBSITE



EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (CONSULTING SERVICES) CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR RE-DESIGNING OF THE LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION (LVBC) WEBSITE Reference No. LVBC/IWRM/SVS/23-24/01 The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) received financing from KfW through Lake Victoria ...…
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IWRM STRATEGY FOR LAKE VICTORIA BASIN: EAC PATNER STATES TO AGREE 



The Lake Victoria Basin Partner States have jointly agreed to implement a long-term water resources’ planning and management framework at an initial cost of USD 550 Million over the upcoming five (5) years.   The decision was made on the basis ...…
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EXPERTS ADOPT RESOLUTIONS ON MARA RIVER CONSERVATION



Researchers, scientists, experts, senior government officials and relevant stakeholders from the two East African Partner States, the Republic of Kenya and the United Republic of Tanzania have jointly agreed on a range shared action that would help to conserve the ...…
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Media and Communications Practitioners Trained on New High Priority Investment



Up to 30 journalists and communications professionals operating in Mwanza were trained during the national media training workshop, organized by the Lake Victoria Basin Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (LVB-IWRMP) of Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC), which aimed to enhance ...…
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10TH JOINT REGIONAL POLICY STEERING COMMITTEE TO TAKE PLACE IN KISUMU KENYA



The 10th meeting of the Joint Regional Policy Steering Committee (RPSC) of Lake Victoria Basin Commission’s Projects and Programs is scheduled to take place from 30th January to 3rd February at the Sarova Imperial Hotel in Kisumu, Kenya. The committee ...…
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Media and Communications Practitioners Train on IWRM



The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) through the Integrated Water Resources Management Programme (IWRM) team conducted a two-day training for Rwandan media and communication professionals on the importance of water management from 7th-8th December, 2022 in Kigali, Rwanda. The training ...…
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PROGRAMS & PROJECTS

LVB IWRMP

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ACC-LVB

Adapting to Climate Change in Lake Victoria Basin Project (ACC-LVB)
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ScaleWays Project

Scaling out resilient Water and Agricultural Systems (ScaleWAYS) is a project implemented under the broader framework of Advancing Water Futures and Scenarios (WFaS East Africa: Accelerating transition towards resilient water and Food Systems). It’s a research project that would be ...
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EPSGG-LVB

Project on engaging private sector for green growth in Lake Victoria Basin (EPSGG-LVB)
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PREPARED

The Planning for Resilience in East Africa through Policy, Adaptation, Research and Economic Development (PREPARED) is a medium-term, multi-organization program partially implemented in the East African Community.
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LVWATSAN II

Lake Victoria Water Supply and Sanitation (LVWATSAN II) is the programme of the East African Community (EAC), coordinated by Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) implemented in 15 towns of the 5 Partner States of the Community. The African Development Bank ...
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EVENTS




NEWS

ACC- LVB PROJECT WAS SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED: SAYS GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS FROM FIVE EAST AFRICAN PARTNER STATES. 

Senior government officials from five East African Partner States have hailed Lake Victoria basin commission (LVBC) for the successful implementation of the Adapting to Climate change project in the Lake Victoria Basin (ACC- LVB) The officials from the Republic of ...
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MINISTRY OF EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY AFFAIRS FROM THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA APPLAUDS LVBC’S ROLE IN PROJECTS IMPLEMENTATIONS

The Permanent secretary in the Ministry of East African Community Affairs in the Republic of Uganda Hon Edith Mwanje has applauded Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) on the implementation of projects and programmes within the Lake Victoria Basin.  Hon Mwanje ...
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LVBC March 2024 Monthly Review

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SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF LAKE VICTORIA       BASIN WATER INFORMATION SYSTEM (LVB WIS) SERVER EQUIPMENT

EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY LAKE VICTORIA BASIN COMMISSION Country:            EAST AFRICA COMMUNITY (EAC) Project Title:    LAKE VICTORIA BASIN INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME (LVB-IWRMP) Tender Name:     SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF LAKE VICTORIA BASIN WATER INFORMATION SYSTEM (LVB WIS) SERVER EQUIPMENT Date:                       16TH MARCH 2024 Reference No.:      LVBC/IWRM/ GDS/23-24/12 Reference No.:      LVBC/IWRM/ ...
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PREQUALIFICATION NOTICE FOR BIDDERS/CONTRACTORS – CONSTRUCTION OF MWANZA SEWER CONNECTION UPGRADE WORK KFW Procurement No.PN33326 ;MWAUWASA Procurement No.AE/042/2023-2024/W/43

MWANZA URBAN WATER AND SANITATION AUTHORITY Financial Cooperation between the East African Community (EAC) and the Federal Republic of Germany Invitation for Prequalification of Bidders / Contractors Date:                                                   08/03/2024 Project Name:                                     Mwanza Sewer Connection Upgrade Employer:                                           Mwanza Urban Water and ...
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LVBC DEVELOPS GENDER MAINSTREAMING STRATEGY AND ACTION PLAN 

Lake Victoria Basin Commission has developed Gender Mainstreaming Strategy and Action Plan (2024-2028).  This plan is guided by two key principles that relate to gender equality which are Gender equality in development and decision making, equity, partnership and collaboration and ...
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