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At a glance
> Reservoir : 27,8 hm3 - 421 ha
>  Main dam : 1455m long - 14m high
> Design flow of the power plant : 980 m3/s
> Installed capacity : 420 MW (7 x 60 MW)
> Commissioning by 2022


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SIGNATURE OF A PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND NHPC

04-05-18 13:58

On May 4th 2018, the Minister of Health and the General Manager of Nachtigal Hydro Power Company have signed a partnership agreement which purpose is to implement public health actions in the Nachtigal hydroelectric project’s area.

This agreement aims at coordinating and pooling the resources of both the Ministry of Health and NHPC, within the framework of the project, in order to enhance the public health system and health facilities, as well as community health programs, in accordance with the national strategic guidelines.

Among the actions covered by this partnership agreement, we can name the reinforcement of the infrastructures and capacity of health centers and water supply in the project area, and vaccination and health awareness campaigns both for workers in the project site (1500 jobs mobilized during the peak construction phase) and for neighboring communities.

NHPC’s support under this agreement represents a cumulative 5-year amount of nearly 740 million CFA francs.

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