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

weltwärts-Bremen befindet sich wieder mitten in der Bewerbungsphase!

by weltwaerts Bremen, 19.04.2016

Weltoffen, neugierig, interkulturell - Das und noch mehr steckt hinter dem Wort „weltwärts“. Unter dem Motto "Lernen durch tatkräftiges Helfen" richtet sich der Freiwilligendienst an junge Leute zwischen 18 und 28 Jahren, die ein...[more]

BORDA Office Relocation

by BORDA Germany, 22.03.2016

We are happy to announce that the BORDA headquarter in Bremen, Germany has now moved into a new spacious office building. [more]

Einladung zur BORDA WASH Qualifizierung

by BORDA Germany, 09.12.2015

BORDA lädt zu einem WASH-Qualifizierungstraining „Abwasserentsorgung off-site & Regenwassermanagement“ am 28./29. Januar 2016 ein.[more]

BORDA at the aidEx 2015

by Boris Lettau, BORDA Germany, 23.11.2015

From 18 - 19th November 2015 BORDA exhibited at the aidex 2015 in Brussels. The aidex is the only event in Europe that is devoted to special needs of the worldwide emergency aid and development cooperation; more than 200...[more]

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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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