Project Panam City and Bahia Sanitation Program II
Location Panama, Panama City
Institution/Company Implementation Body: Health Ministry (MINSA) by an intermediary of the Project Coordinating Unit (PCU)
IDB Financing / Chinese cofinancing Fund. Total amount USD 110 millon: USD 50 millon from the Chinese co-financing Fund for LAC.
Starting year / State Approved on 29/07/2015
Project Overview The general aim of the project is to contribute to improving sanitation conditions of the Bahia and the Metropolian area of Panama City. Specific objectives include: (i) reduce contamination in the Bahia and rivers that cross the AMP; (ii) increase the flow of treated residual waters; and (iii) ensure the sustainability of the system by strengthening the PCU capacity of the MINSA.