Abbreviations

List of Abbreviations


Agenda-Transfer

Agentur für Nachhaltigkeit GmbH, German Agency for Sustainability

AusAid

Australian Government Overseas Aid Program,(official state d/c organisation), Canberra / Australia

AWO

Arbeiterwohlfahrt Bundesverband e. V., National Association of the Worker’s Welfare Charity, Bonn, Germany

Bengo

Consulting umbrella organisation for private institutions engaged in development co-operation

BEST

Bina Ekonomi Sosial Terpadu, (NGO) BORDA partner organisation, Indonesia

Biz

Bremer Informationszentrum für Menschenrechte und Entwicklung, Bremen Information Centre for Human Rhights and Development

BMZ

German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development

BNS

Basic Needs Service

Bremen

Senator for Environment, Construction, Traffic and Europe Iincl. Department for Devedlopment Cooperation) /  Senator for Economy and Port Authorities / Senator for Employment, Women, Health, Youth and Social Welfare / Employment Centre Bremen

CBS

Community Based Sanitation, a BORDA BNS-sector

CDD

Consortium for Dissemination of DEWATS, a network of Indian Organisations, Bangalore, India

CES

Centre for Environmental Studies, Anna University, Chennai / India

CIM

Centre for International Migration, Frankfurt, Germany

CORD

Coorg Organisation for Rural Development (NGO) Coorg District, Karnataka State / India

CSR

Centre for Scientific Research (NGO for appropriate tech.), Auroville / India

DEWATS

Decentralised Wastewater Treatment Systems,

EU / KEU

European Union / Commission for European Community

EXNORA

EXelent NOvel and RAdical Ideas, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, India

FEDINA

Foundation for Educational Innovation in Asia (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, India

GERES

Group Energies Renouvelables et Environment, France

HPC

Hydro Power Centre, Hanoi / Viet Nam

HydRam

HydRraulic Ram

IIYW

Indian Institute of Youth Welfare (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Nagpur / India

InWEnt

Internationale Weiterbildung und Entwicklung gGmbH, Capacity Building International

IUV

Institute for Environmental Process Engineering, University of Bremen

LEDEG

Ladakh Ecological Development Group, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation Ladakh, India

LPTP

Lembaga Pengembangan Teknologi Pedesaan, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Indonesia

MARD

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoi, Viet Nam

NISWASS

National Institute of Social Work & Social Sciences (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Orissa, India

NIWCYD

National Institute for Woman, Child, & Youth Development, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Nagpur, India

NGO

Non-Governmental-Organisation

RLHP

Rural Literacy and Health Programme, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Mysore, India

SADC

Southern African Development Community

SANIMAS

Sanitation by Neighbourhoods

SPK

The Savings Bank, Bremen

SIITRAT

Sulabh International Institute of Technical Research and Training (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Delhi, India

TED

Technologies for Economic Development, (NGO), BORDA partner organisation, Lesotho

UNAM

University of Namibia

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

VENRO

Association for Development Policy in German Development Organisations

VIWRR

Viet Nam Institute for Water Resources Research, Hanoi / Viet Nam

WASPOLA

Water Supply & Sanitation Policy and Action Planning

ZERI

Zero Emission Research Initiative

ZPSTD

Zhejiang Provincial Science and Technology Department / China

ZUT

Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou / China