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.
Founded in 2001, the World Toilet Day Organization is a global non-profit organization which aims to break the toilet taboo and deliver sustainable sanitation worldwide. It currently has 151 member organizations in 53 countries.
BORDA was honored at the Annual Awards Banquet by the school of engineering of the University of Kwazulu-Natal (UKZN) for their support and contribution to the advancement of engineering education last year.
Matti and Magdalena were officially welcomed by DES staff on Monday after arriving from preparation seminars in both Bremen and Dar es Salaam respectively.
For years solid waste management has been prioritized as one of Dar es Salaam’s most pressing issues by local governments. Recently, exterior stakeholders including greater NGO and private sector involvement have been increasing...
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