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 (Decentralized 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.
Facilitating the implementation of Basic Needs Services (BNS) development projects in Asia and Africa, BORDA maintains over twenty partnerships with organisations worldwide; partners are accountable for planning and implementation of social structure development projects.
The latest issue of BORDA's DEWATS newsletter is now ready for download.
Am 25. Mai 2013 wird bundesweit erstmals der Deutsche Entwicklungstag unter dem Motto „Dein Engagement. Unsere Zukunft.“ stattfinden. Dieser Tag wird all jenen gewidmet sein, die sich in Deutschland und in anderen Ländern...
As part of the preparations of the regional conference “Reducing Shared Water Risk to Support Sustainable Growth”, BORDA organized two preparatory workshops in Dar es Salaam and Kampala.
On April 17th, 2013, BORDA invited international experts to deepen the scientific partnerships. This first research forum took place in Bremen.
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