Updates from Africa

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
February 23, 2018

Developing guidelines for decentralised wastewater treatment systems (UNEP/UN-Habitat/BORDA)

On January 9th and 10th, 2018, BORDA hosted a “lock down” meeting for selected sector experts to revise and provide input to the Guidelines for Decentralised Wastewater Treatment Systems.
December 5, 2017

3rd stakeholder workshop for UNEP/UN-Habitat project: developing guidelines and standards for decentralised wastewater management systems

Hosted by BORDA Africa, diverse stakeholders considered findings from multiple DEWATS installations in Tanzania and gave feedback on the first draft of the guidelines
September 26, 2017

Trinity College Students attended workshop on BORDA’s sanitation projects and DEWATS technology

The workshop at BORDA Africa Training Center in Tanzania exposed university students to the technical, business and social aspects of FSM
June 15, 2017

Demonstration of decentralised wastewater systems in Dar es Salaam

Funded by UN EP and UN-HABITAT, BORDA and partners demonstrate, monitor and evaluate decentralised wastewater systems in non-sewered areas of Dar es Salaam
March 15, 2017

World Water Day 2017 – South Africa

On 22 March, South Africa celebrated World Water Day, encouraging its citizens to take action to mitigate the global water and sanitation crisis