BORDA and BNS Network

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.

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Basic Needs Services

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.

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DEWATS Service Packages

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.

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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.

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News from BORDA Germany

How to monitor sanitation and wastewater progress? Why and how to include a gender perspective.

by BORDA Germany, 04.08.2015

Women and girls are differently affected by inadequate sanitation and wastewater management than men and boys due to their biological differences but also due to their gender roles. Women and Girls are predominantly responsible...[more]

Sonderinitiative Nordirak: Delegation von der Universität Sulaimaniya in Kurdistan besucht BORDAs Headquarter

by Nuria Wieskotten, BORDA Germany, 09.07.2015

Am vergangenen Mittwoch trafen sich Stefan Reuter, Christoph Sodemann von der Agentur get linx und vier Angehörige der Universität Sulaimaniya, darunter der Vizepräsident der Universität, zu einem informellen Gespräch über...[more]

WASH-Netzwerktreffen in Bremen

by Boris Lettau & Nuria Wieskotten, BORDA Germany, 07.07.2015

30. Juni 2015: BORDAs Geschäftsführer Stefan Reuter begrüßt 13 Mitgliedsorganisationen des WASH-Netzwerks zu gemeinsamem Treffen in Bremen.[more]

Ventao-Webseite online

by Fritz Heidorn, econtur, 30.06.2015

econtur ist als Entsendeorganisation für weltwärts-Bremen Mitglied beim Qualitätsverbund VENTAO e.V. (Verein entwicklungspolitischer Austauschorganisationen) in Berlin.[more]

BORDA hilft! 

Lesen Sie mehr über die Hilfsaktion "BORDA hilft! - Schule darf nicht krank machen und erfahren Sie, wie auch Sie Schulkindern in Afrika und Asien Hygiene, Sicherheit und eine sanitäre Grundversorgung ermöglichen können.

Damit Schule nicht krank macht!



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BORDA received the Development Solutions Award by IWA for outstanding “innovations and contributions to technology and community facilitation that transform service delivery in low income urban settlements.” read more



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