The community development is the component in Water Resources Authority with the sole responsibility of spearheading Water Resources Associations (WRUAs) activities across Kenya. The activities are among others facilitating formation of WRUAs, Supporting development of SCMPs implementing SCMPs, sourcing for partnerships with WRUAs and monitoring of the various activities.
WRA ensures the WRUA governance structure is strengthened through periodic conducting of WRUA capacity assessment tool
The WRUAs to date are 670 against an optimum of 1237 across the 6 catchment areas. WRA is in the process of harmonizing the WRUA boundaries and shall soon have an updated map of WRUAs across Kenya
The major water resources funding is through Water Sector Trust Fund and also within WRA internal funds of Capital Project
The WRUAs are engaged in various water resources activities across the country under various programs
And various partners
Amongst activities implemented by the WRUAs are
Gituamba water pan construction after construction to a capacity of 6500m3