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.
Ecological Sanitation (ECOSAN) is based on the idea that nutrients consumed in human ingestion should go back into the ecological cycle as plant fertilizer.
On the 24th of July, DES kicked off an awareness and marketing campaign to promote the dissemination of DEWATS in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. We are working closely with our construction partner Hering Company who provides...
The DES team and Hering Company are preparing for a 3 day exhibition taking place at the Durban Exhibition Centre, commencing on the 30th of August till the 1st of September.
DES turned 1 year old on the July 15, 2012! This marked a period of reflection on the work done so far and the lessons learned along the way. On the same note, it indicates a new chapter of shifting from administrative focus...
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