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2018

Tasa and Khallad Dams (Tunisia)

Tunisie

Titre : Tasa and Khallad Dams (Tunisia)

Pays de réalisation : Tunisie

Date d’approbation : 05/12/2018

Bénéficiaire : Ministry of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries

Objectifs
The project aims at regulating Wadi Tasa and Wadi Khallad water, which are tributaries of Wadi Medjerda, through the construction of Tasa and Khallad dams, in order to provide additional water for supplementary irrigation to intensify the agricultural production in the lands located in the plains adjacent to Wadi Tasa and Wadi Khallad. The project will also contribute to the flood protection of the lands and buildings located below the two dams in the Wadi Tasa, Wadi Khallad and Wadi Medjerda basins, and to an increase in the quantities of regulated surface water resources in the northwestern region of Tunisia, which are currently wasted into the Mediterranean Sea.

Descriptif
The project, which is expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2024, consists of the construction of Tasa dam and its appurtenant structures in El Kef governorate, and Khallad dam and its appurtenant structures in Baja governorate, as well as the technical services necessary to implement the project. The project also includes the expropriation of land necessary for its implementation and operation, in addition to project management

Coût du projet : KD 42.9 million
Montant du prêt : KD 30.0 million
(*) 1 KD is equivalant to about = 3.3227 USD

Financement : The project, which is expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2024, consists of the construction of Tasa dam and its appurtenant structures in El Kef governorate, and Khallad dam and its appurtenant structures in Baja governorate, as well as the technical services necessary to implement the project. The project also includes the expropriation of land necessary for its implementation and operation, in addition to project management.

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