PROPOSED BOSTO DAM WATER PROJECT

bosto1 The Government of Kenya through NWCPC has prioritized development of the Bosto Dam Water Supply Project in Bomet County. This is one of the main Vision 2013 flagship projects that aim to provide potable water to all in line with constitutional provisions and the right to water and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

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INVITATION TO ATTEND THE KENYA NATIONAL DAM CONFERENCE

VENUE: FLAMINGO BEACH RESORT & SPA - HOTEL MOMBASA

THE CONFERENCE EVENT IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - WE REGRET FOR THE INCONVENIENCES

The National Water Conservation and Pipeline Corporation (NWCPC) whis is in transition to National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority (WSA) intends to hold the 1st National Dam Conference in Kenya. The Conference that was scheduled to be held on 14th to 16th of November 2017 at the Flamingo Beach Resort and Spa in Mombasa has been postponed till further notice. We apologize for the inconviniences caused.  

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Flood Mitigation

NWCPC has been the main agency in implementation of Flood Mitigation projects in Kenya.  Since enactment of Water Act 2002, the Corporation has undertaken various projects geared towards mitigating the effects of floods as follows;

  • Raising heights of existing and construction of new dykes along Rivers Nzoia (Busia county), Nyando (Kisumu county) and Daua (Mandera County),
  • River training/Drainage channels on Rivers Nzoia (Busia county), Nyando (Kisumu county) and Daua (Mandera County), River Tana (Garissa and Tana River Counties) and on Njoro Kubwa Canal in Taita-Taveta County,
  • Seepage control works on rivers Nzoia and Njoro Kubwa Canal,
  • River bank stabilization on rivers Nzoia, Nyando, Daua, Tana and Lumi,
  • Construction of water pans for flood mitigation and drought intervention in Yatta division of Machakos county,
  • Construction of concrete check dams on Olopito-Ilmasharian valley to minimize effects of floods in Narok town.