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.
In close cooperation with Pestalozzi World, the German Toilet Organization (GTO) and local partners, WASAZA has been able to implement its first DEWATS project; a sustainable sanitation concept at a peri-urban school in Lusaka,...
Sanitation is a neglected issue but a crucial aspect of poverty and deprivation. World Toilet Day is held annually to draw attention to this vital part of life. Worldwide 2.5 billion people are without access to proper...
The Fertilizer Producing Toilet is an example of Ecological Sanitation. Ecological sanitation (ECOSAN) is an approach in which the nutrients from human and animal waste are recycled.
The Pilot Projects on Low Cost Sanitation (P-Locsan), operated by the Devolution Trust Fund (DTF,) are considering the implementation of a technical innovation at all four sites (Kariba in Ndola, Kandundu in Solwezi, Kansuswa in...
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