Enhancing Water Supply Systems in Cyprus

  • Approval date

    25 January 2019

  • Borrower

    Republic of Cyprus

  • Country


  • Loan size

    € 40 000 000

  • Line of action

    Sustainable and inclusive growth
    Climate action: developing adaptation and mitigation measures

  • Status

    In progress

This €40 million loan will part-finance investments to enhance water supply systems, ensuring part of the current and future potable water needs in Cyprus, through building the infrastructure for the conveyance of potable water.

Final beneficiaries will be the inhabitants of Cyprus, directly benefitting approximately 400 000 inhabitants, or 42% of the total population.

Environmental aspects

The CEB classified the project as category “A” since it required an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) according to applicable national law.