BORDA advises and facilitates projects in the sectors of decentralised sanitation, wastewater treatment, water and energy supply, and solid waste disposal in Asia and Africa. Active for over 30 years, BORDA is part of a network of international research and development organisations.
Basic Needs Services (BNS) are directly linked to the UN's Millenium Development Goals and are in keeping with the objectives of climate protection of the Kyoto Protocol. They are actions geared towards improving living conditions for disadvantaged target groups.
BORDA strives to create sanitation solutions: DEWATS (Decentralised Wastewater Treatment Solutions) Service Packages include not simply the construction of this proven solution but a whole set of integrated measures, combined according to demand.
BORDA is facilitating BNS development projects in Asia and Africa. Currently there are more than 20 project cooperation offices worldwide of partner organisations, accountable for planning and implementation of socialstructure development projects.
Many women and children have to walk an average distance of 6km every day to get clean drinking water. On 16 April 2011 the “Walk for Water” called on Dar es Salaam residents to walk or run a 6km route to raise awareness of the...
WASAZA recently hosted a three day workshop focussing on DEWATS and Biogas Technology in Schools Sanitation for the World Vision Zambia ZWASH project.
Heat and humidity troubled Dar es Salaam residents over previous weeks so cooler weather, with the beginning of the rainy season, was welcomed. However, at Majani Ya Chai Secondary School, in Dar es Salaam, heavy rain poses a...
The program to introduce DEWATS in Zambia, supported by BORDA, was initiated in 2007 through a cooperative agreement between the Devolution Trust Fund (DTF), GIZ, BORDA’s partner in Zambia WASAZA (Water and Sanitation Association...
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