MNE of Kazakhstan announced a number of measures to solve problems in sphere of water supply in rural areas
“First of all, to rationalize the management of water utilities in rural areas,” suspended “to the group water conduit, it was proposed to consider their transfer to the unified management of RSE” Kazvodhoz.” Secondly, in order to optimize spending on “disparate” water channels, it is advisable to consider the possibility of enlarging the operators of water supply, including by merging rural water utilities to the larger ones. Thirdly, we consider it is necessary to renew the principles of unrealized systematic and integrated approach within “Ak Bulak” program, the Minister said.
He noted that it is proposed to review the criteria for provision of rural areas with centralized water supply on the basis of their remoteness, population and economic feasibility within the framework of this work.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan