project is directed towards developing a National Awareness Program
that goes along with the various institutional reform activities at
the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation. These activities
cover decentralization, restructuring, stakeholders’
participation, private sector participation and modifications of
legislations and deregulations. The awareness program is developed
to spread the awareness among various groups within and outside the
Ministry of the various concepts of the Institutional Reform. A
strategic plan model for designing the Awareness Program is
developed to design the awareness campaign for each target group
through the various stages of the reform. The project presented the
cost of carrying these programs and their proposed cost distribution
among various funding groups.
proposed Work Plan and Time Schedule is delineated in the report.
The schedule is divided into the four defined phases of Pilot,
Short, Medium and Long Terms. Each phase represents a separate cycle
having its own activities including its theme, size of target group,
logistics and equipment as well as selected tools and mechanisms.
service provided is of consulting nature where all institutional
reform awareness aspects were compiled in one volume and used as the
guiding National Awareness Program for the Ministry. The Awareness
Report was discussed by all key Ministry Senior Staff and personnel,
related MWRI Projects and obtained their approval as the National
Awareness Program to go in conformity with reform implementation.
Strategic Plan Model for designing the Awareness Program is
developed in a flexible and adaptable way. The model operates as a
toolkit and is built in a spread-sheet form that can accept a
variety of input changes.