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TitleLife-cycle costs in Ghana: cost drivers of capital investment of small towns water schemes
Publication TypeBriefing Note
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsDwumfour-Asare, B, Nyarko, KB, Nkrumah, E, Appiah-Effah, E, Moriarty, PB
Secondary TitleWASHCost Ghana briefing note
Pagination8 p.; 4 Tab.;
Date Published10/2012
Place PublishedThe Hague, the Netherlands
Publication LanguageEnglish
Keywordscost capital investment, life-cycle costs, small towns, sustainability

Rural pipe water schemes, popularly known as small town water schemes, are associated with a wide range of capital expenditure. However there continues to be limited understanding on the possible key cost drivers of such systems. In this briefing note, WASHCost Ghana identifies some of the major cost drivers of capital expenditure based on a study of 39 small towns pipe water schemes in Ghana.

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