Updates from Africa

August 30, 2018

BORDA South Africa takes over management of Newlands Mashu DEWATS site

In April 2018, the Pollution Research Group (PRG) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal appointed BORDA South Africa to operate and maintain the Newlands Mashu Demonstration and Research DEWATS Site (NLM) on behalf of eThekwini Water and Sanitation (EWS).
June 16, 2018

BORDA Zambia participates in the Zambia Water Forum and Exhibitions

“Water as an Economic Driver: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus from the Sub-Saharan Africa Perspective” – BORDA Zambia participated in the 7th Zambia Water Forum and Exhibitions (ZAWAFE) held from 11-13 June 2018 at the Government Complex in Lusaka
June 15, 2018

Bremen mayoral delegation visits sister city Durban, South Africa

A delegation from the Bremen Senate and the Chamber of Commerce visited South Africa, including Bremen’s sister city Durban, and Namibia in early June 2018 to promote new partnerships and strengthen existing cooperation
June 14, 2018

BORDA Zambia commemorates World Environment Day

“Beat plastic pollution” – BORDA Zambia joined other organisations from Zambia’s WASH sector in commemorating this year’s World Environment Day on 5 June 2018
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