Kibera Project

Managing Water for African Cities: Phase II, Consultancy Services for Kibera Project Component Design.

The objective of the study was to undertake a rapid assessment of the state of existing physical & Social Water and Sanitation Infrastructure in the Kibera settlement, Nairobi. The assignment involved Collecting, compiling, analysing and processing data necessary for design including actual survey works, meteorological, geological, topographical data and Carrying out all necessary tests such as in situ test (e.g. Permeability tests) and laboratory testing (e.g. Penetration, Vane shear and seepage test for soils). (Completed November 2007)