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.
BORDA Tanzania’s 2014 Implementation Programme meeting was from 19 – 21 February. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss lessons learnt from the previous year and to plan objectives and goals to be achieved in 2014.
With the turning of a valve and lighting of a match, five years of dedication, discussion, design and delivery culminated into a successful completion of the P-LOCSAN Libuyu, Livingstone project in February 2014.
Promising tests have shown that bananas can grow in Planted Gravel Filters. Considering that the plant is a staple in most parts of Southern and East Africa, the socio-economic benefits could be far reaching. BORDA Zambia has...
Once a year all BORDA Basic Needs Services (BNS) Partners around the globe meet for the “Annual BNS Network Meeting”, a platform where the different countries and regions share experiences, discuss ideas and collaboratively form...
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