- Develop key infrastructure
- To expand water harvesting infrastructure.
- To expand water and sanitation distribution services to industries, commercial centers, house holds, and other institutions.
- To augment industrial effluent treatment and disposal facilities.
- To create water reserves for national water security
- To increase productivity in natural resources based economic activities such as agriculture ( via increased irrigation capacity), hydropower generation, tourism etc.
- Reverse land degradation, desertification and improve water shed management.
- Improve health, combat HIV and AIDS and reduce vulnerability
- Enhance skills base, technology adoption and foundation for innovation.