• WOP launched between BCASA (Barcelona) and WSSA Bethlehem during WOPs Congress

    During the 3rd Global WOPs Congress held in Barcelona on 16-18 September 2015, Barcelona Cicle de l'Aigua SA (BCASA) of the City Council of Barcelona, the Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (WSSA) of Bethlehem-Biet Jala-Biet Sahour and GWOPA/UN-Habitat signed a Framework of Cooperation to initiate a new Water Operators' Partnership (WOP). This WOP aims at coordinating a comprehensive programme of capacity development to support WSSA so as to improve the quality and efficiency of service delivery. In particular, the operators will jointly collaborate in the exchange of information and expertise on Geographical Information System (GIS), Sewer Network Management Model and Electronic document management and archiving system.


    wop arabThe MoU for this WOP between the Water and Sewerage Auhthority (WSSA) of Palestine and the Office National de l'Electricit├ę et de l'Eau Potable (ONEE) of Morocco has been signed in November 2013 with the main objective of carrying out a diagnosis of the water supply and water quality monitoring system as well as implementing the WSP in Bethlehem, Palestine.