Creating sustainable water solutions for rural communities in Kenya Delivering Market-Based Water Management Solutions at Scale Impact Investing to Accelerate Access to Safe Water

Get to know us

Rural Water Management Solutions (K) Limited (RUWASCO) is a Kenyan registered social enterprise specialized in the development, operation, and management of SMART water supply systems by using Innovative Service Delivery Models, the latest IT Solutions, and Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs). We operate under the Water Services Regulatory Board (WASREB) guidelines for the provision of water services in rural and underserved areas.

Our Business Model

The Problem

The Problem

High non-functionality of rural water supply systems due to poor management approaches; resulting to poor quality of life and lose of investments

 

The solution

The Solution

Adoption of scalable market-based Innovative Service Delivery Models, combined with the latest IT Solutions, and Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs).

 

The Impact

The Impact

Reliable & affordable water services, improved quality of life, assured sustainability of water supply infrastructure.

Our Services

We partner with counties through public-private partnerships (PPPs), private WASH enterprises, Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and others to offer professional and innovative operation and management services through such management agreements as Private Operator Model, Lease Operator Model, Delegated Management Model and Build-Operate-Transfer Model.

Our smart water billing system, SchemeCloud, is a MPESA integrated online-based system that enables automation of water billing processes right from customers’ registrations to payment.

We empower WASH enterprises to strengthen and professionalize their businesses through training, coaching and mentorship on the core elements of the WASH business: registration and licensing; business planning and financial management; customer service and product development; operation and maintenance; and monitoring and evaluation.

Our Impact

2
Water projects operated through PPP contracts
6
Water enterprises supported with professionalization services
40000
People accessing improved water services
15000000
Value of private sector investments mobilized through RUWASCO support
180000000
Value of water supply infrastructure managed through RUWASCO support

Our Partners