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.
Safe wastewater management represents a major challenge in many African countries, as insufficient sanitation infrastructure still affect millions of people’s livelihoods. Some organizations and some solutions however, stand out...
Decentralised Environmental Solutions (DES) in partnership with UKZN hosted a policy workshop intended to interrogate the role of subsistence agriculture in peri-urban communities as a tool for facilitating women’s economic...
Plastic trash is polluting our environment and killing millions of animals every year. We at BORDA care for our waste. Read how.
From 2008—2013 WASAZA and BORDA in collaboration with Commercial Water and Sewerage Utilities (CUs) (Kafubu, North Western and Southern Water and Sewerage Companies) and the Devolution Trust Fund (DTF) piloted three sanitation...
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