The County Government of Uasin Gishu in partnership with Norrkoping municipality from Sweden has laid out measures aimed at heightening the sanitation levels in the County.
While in a meeting today with the Department of Environment at the Eldoret Water and Sanitation Company (ELDOWAS) boardroom, the team agreed that a serious capacity building exercise is necessary to train all waste collectors in the county.
The team further highlighted the need for the dumpsite capacity to be increased terming it the major aid in waste management.
The capacity of the dumpsite is expected to hold 100,000 cubic metres more garbage upon completion.
The delegates also highlighted the measures that will be put across to prevent water from infiltrating into the landfill.
They later visited Kaprobu dam in Sergoit Ward, Moiben Sub-County and indicated that the move would boost the region’s economy as the lives of the people will be better since they will be self-reliant.