Projects are selected from the SADC master plan, SADC initiatives such as North South Corridor projects
The applicant must be an established water utility in the country supported by the government department with the water portfolio in that country
After assessing the feasibility study the application is then submitted to the PMB.
If accepted a mission to the country is then carried out to outline the various factors
A financing agreement is then entered into between DBSA, the government and the water utility
The various agreements are cross- checked with KfW.
Focus Areas that the SADC Regional Water Fund can Respond to
RISDP Thematic Areas
Regional industrialisation Value chains
Prioritised regional development corridors for acceleration (e.g., North-South Corridor, Beira Corridor, etc.)