SUWAS-ITP Publications

NIRAS is on behalf of Sida implementing a number of International Training Programmes. Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation - Integrated Processes (SUWAS), is one of these.

We run four different SUWAS programmes a year, in cooperation with WaterAid:
Two of them are aiming at Asian countries and two at African countries.

  • Eligible countries for the Asian programmes are: Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Nepal.
  • Eligible countries for the African programmes are: Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

SUWAS A, is aiming at Khulna in Bangladesh, Phnom Penh in Cambodia, Vientiane in Lao PDR, Mandalay in Myanmar and Kathmandu in Nepal. See programme brochure and application form below.
Deadline for application to SUWAS 2018 A: 24 November, 2017.

SUWAS B, is aiming at Narok in Kenya, Kigali in Rwanda, Babati in Tanzania, Amuria and similar smaller towns in Uganda and Lusaka in Zambia. See programme brochure for information below.
Closed for application 2017, but will open for application to SUWAS 2018 B in December 2017.

SUWAS C, is aiming at Nakuru in Kenya, the Eastern Province in Rwanda, Temeke, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, Kampala in Uganda and Ndola in Zambia. See programme brochure for information below.
Closed for application 2017, but will open for application to SUWAS 2018 C in March 2018.

SUWAS D, is aiming at Dhaka North in Bangladesh, Siem Reap in Cambodia, Pakse in Lao PDR, Yangon in Myanmar and Kathmandu Valley in Nepal. See programme brochure for information below.
Closed for application 2017, but will open for application to SUWAS 2018 D in March 2018.

If you are interested in any of the SUWAS programmes and you fulfil the requirements mentioned, then please send a scanned copy (signed) of the application form by e-mail to: itp@niras.se


If a scanned copy is not possible, then the original shall be submitted to the nearest Swedish Embassy/Consulate.

For Cambodia; Please always hand in the original to the Embassy.

Download brochure SUWAS 2018 A Brochure
Download application
SUWAS 2018 A Application
Download brochure SUWAS 2017 D Brochure - for information
Download brochure SUWAS 2017 C Brochure - for information
Download brochure SUWAS 2017 B Brochure - for information
Download brochure SUWAS 2017 A Brochure - for information