Updates from Africa

June 12, 2018

BORDA Africa Enabling Environment workshop & Innovating Environmental Sanitation workshop

In May 2018, the BORDA South Africa team hosted a regional workshop in Durban that focused on developing and supporting an enabling environment within our organisation.
May 28, 2018

BORDA Zambia on WASH Radio – FSM as an additional sanitation solution for Lusaka’s growing population

BORDA and Lusaka Water & Sewerage Company featured on Zambian national broadcaster Radio Two’s WASH Programme, where topics of discussion included FSM as a viable business and the need to build local capacity for developing decentralized sanitation solutions
April 19, 2018

Regional skills and knowledge exchange: expanding the BORDA network into South Africa

BORDA’s team in Durban, South Africa is small, but growing. To exchange skills and knowledge and increase the capacity of the BORDA South Africa team, new team member Lloyd Govender travelled to the BORDA regional office in Dar es Salaam.
April 3, 2018

Cleanest Community Programme: A How-To from Tanzania to Zambia and Lesotho

The CCP is an incentive that triggers community behavior change. Joyce Musira from BORDA Tanzania conducted a training on its application in solid waste management.
March 28, 2018

Laura Bright-Davies from BORDA Tanzania presented at the WASH FUTURES Conference 2018 in Brisbane, Australia

Laura Bright-Davies presented two sessions at the WASH FUTURES conference 2018: “Pioneering faecal sludge management for low-income, informal settlements in Tanzania” and “Standardising and mainstreaming decentralised wastewater treatment solutions for African cities”
March 16, 2018

Construction of Mburahati FSTP (HDIF/BORDA), Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Construction is underway on the Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant (FSTP) in Mburahati ward, Temeke Municipality