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.
Durban's Water and Sanitation utility eThekwini Water & Sanitation (EWS) has won the 2014 Stockholm Industry Water Awards being one of the most progressive water utilities in the world.
An interview with Christopher Kellner, Water and Sanitation Association of Zambia (WASAZA)
For more than 30 years, the municipal wastewater of the town of Livingstone (60.000 inhabitants) has been treated in a complex of six wastewater ponds covering an area of 24 hectare. Over the years, water hyacinths completely...
What an honor! On 20th of March, no less than the Swedish Crown Princess Victoria visited the DEWATS Sludge Treatment Plant (STP) in Kigamboni, Dar es Salaam, during her three-day visit to Tanzania. Princess Victoria came to...
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