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Zambia - Lusaka Sanitation Project : Environmental Assessment : Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Report for Priority (Year 1) Sewerage Works (Inglês)

The development objective of the Lusaka Sanitation Project for Zambia is to increase access to sanitation services in selected areas of Lusaka such as Kafue Road, Emmasdale, Chaisa and Mandevu and strengthen LWSC’s capacity to manage sanitation services. Some of the negative impacts include: (i) air pollution due to emission of gases and dust; (ii) noise vibration; (iii) soil quality and erosion; (iv) impact on flora; (v) loss of structures/ properties and income/ business, relocation and effects on existing structures; (vi) Road blockage, degradation due to excavation, effect on transportation, traffic congestion, disturbance to vehicular and pedestrian movements, chances of accidents; (vii) drainage flooding; (viii) impact of sanitation; (ix) waste and hazardous materials; an d (x) workers health safety. Some of the mitigation measures include: (i) open burning should be prohibited; (ii) the pump sets should be enclosed within complete acoustic enclosure; (iii) work schedule shall be avoided during heavy rainfall period; (iv) dust control techniques should be implemented; (v) the compensation for damage due to storage yards and workers’ camp sites should be fair, adequate and as per the requirement of government of Zambia (GRZ); (vi) damages caused to roads due to heavy vehicle transportation, excavation works, blasting etc. must be repaired after completion of the construction activities; (vii) construction activities should not be carried out during heavy rains; (viii) during construction as well as maintenance period, temporary sewer bypass routes should be constructed; (ix) solid waste must be disposed in pre-designated proper disposal site, prior to ultimate land filling; and (x) regular safety checks for vehicle and machineries should be arranged by work contractor.


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    Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company

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    Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Report for Priority (Year 1) Sewerage Works

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    cost recovery for water supply and sanitation; provision of water supply and sanitation; access to clean drinking water; provision of sanitation service; IS Building; Environmental and Social Impact; sustainable development goals; on site sanitation facility; Water Resource Management; average precipitation; hazardous waste management regulation; average temperature; average relative humidity; responsibility for service provision; average wind speed; Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome; Environmental and Social Performance; impact on water resource; water and sanitation program; Occupational health and safety; public health risk; access to sanitation; pipe network; interpretation of legislation; environmental health risk; adequate sanitation facility; high population density; adequate water supply; project affected persons; on-site sanitation facility; corridor of impact; public health impact; devolution of responsibility; wastewater treatment plant; water sector reform; treatment of water; water and sewerage; personal protective equipment; rights of workers; lower income group; sense of ownership; resettlement action plan; infrastructure and services; contamination of surface; cost of water; generation of waste; water sector performance; enforcement of contract; separation of functions; high water table; quality of water; ground water contamination; surface water quality; water treatment system; school going child; incidence of cholera; migration of worker; probability of occurrence; change in behaviour; sanitation service provider; biochemical oxygen demand; central business district; waste stabilization ponds; provision sanitation; statutory instrument; piece of legislation; Human Immunodeficiency Virus; law and regulation; public utility infrastructure; disposal of waste; incidence of hiv; water pollution control; low income household; international environmental agreement; surface water source; human resource development; stakeholder consultation; environmental decision making; construction and operation; flood prone area; on-site sanitation system; adoption of technology; environmental impact statement; production of energy; access to water; responsibility for water; storm water drainage; million people; control of pollution; implementation of mitigation; strategic environmental assessment; air pollution control; sewer network; construction phase; poor sanitation; waterborne disease; Sanitation Services; mitigation measure; pit latrine; positive impact; septic tank; sewerage network; effluent quality



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