uMngeni Ecological Infrastructure Partnership (UEIP)


The uMngeni Ecological Infrastructure Partnership (UEIP) focuses on forming a commercially viable organization to manage investments and implement projects to reduce flooding, improve water security and support economy growth in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa.

Investing in Impact

P4G has invested $99,982 in this partnership.

The partnership aims to institute a dedicated “Ecological Infrastructure Charge” to existing bulk water tariffs – using this funding model to support the development of the partnership’s independent institution for improving water and wastewater services delivery. This commercially viable organization will manage investments and implement projects in alliance with 24 local institutions representing the public, private and civil society sectors.


Improving South Africa’s Water and Wastewater Services Delivery

P4G Theme

Digital Solutions for Water




Partnership Type


Countries of Operation

Denmark , South Africa ,

Supported By

Denmark ,


Partnership Community of Learning

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FINISH Mondial
The Latin American Water Funds Partnership
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