Developed by ForthInvestment in collaboration with Aqua for All, PME Performantes WASH-Climate 2.0 is a program that aims to support 10 SMEs in the WASH sector to scale up their activities over a period of eighteen (18) months. This program will also represent an opportunity to bring together actors in the WASH ecosystem and businesses through networking and advocacy activities. It is deployed in partnership with IRC WASH, Sinergi Burkina, Société Générale Burkina Faso, MDF Training & Consultancy, CEWAS and other public and private sector funding and support actors. This program also includes component dedicated to the mitigation and adaptation to climate change.
Started in November 2022, the PME Performantes WASH-Climate 2.0 program takes place over eighteen (18) months. At the end of a selection phase of five (05) months, 10 SMEs in the sector were selected. The latter will benefit from technical and financial support for ten (10) months.
AREAS OF INTERVENTION
The goal of this program is to strengthen the private water and sanitation sector so that more people have better access to safe water and sanitation services in Burkina Faso.
Water point delegates (standpipe managers), construction and operation of water supply networks, drilling, etc.
Design and marketing of toilets, mechanical and manual emptying of septic tanks, processing and recovery of sludge, etc.
Design and marketing of drip irrigation systems, design and marketing of hydroponic cultivation systems, etc.
Is involved in the marketing and installation of irrigation systems, solar pumping and the design of latrines with nozzles.
It evolves in the implementation and management of drinking water supply and offers preventive and curative maintenance services of HPP (Human Powered Pump).
Works on the WASH component in the design and construction of portable latrines, the construction of boreholes and citizen mobilization for access to drinking water and sanitation.
WELL DONE AGROBUSINESS
It markets and installs drip irrigation kits and hydroponic growing systems. It also offers training in the irrigation and hydroponics sectors.
Is involved in the construction and operation of drinking water supply networks through direct household connections and drinking water kiosks.
Specializes in the mechanical emptying of septic tanks and is developing a project to transform human excrement into biochar.
Specialized in the realization of drillings, the marketing of solar water pumps, irrigation systems and hydroponic culture.
Engineering and design firm mainly involved in hydrogeological and geophysical studies for the implementation of drilling, estimation and mapping of groundwater reserves.
CASCADES FORAGES WEND KONTA
Is involved in the manufacture of drilling machines, the realization of drillings, the installation and the marketing of solar pumps.
Evolves in the sector of the mechanical emptying of septic tanks.
Aqua for All is an international foundation working to accelerate access to safe water and sanitation for all (MDG 6). It provides funding and technical assistance to support market development and increase access to finance for the WASH sector.
ForthInvestment is a structure specialized in financing and supporting SMEs and business projects. We put at the disposal of companies and entrepreneurs our proven skills and experience, in order to launch the development and sustainability of companies.