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July 31, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
How do I carry out a basic survey to see if there is groundwater available in the area I’m working in?
tags: WASH, water, Groundwater-Abstraction
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Aug. 10, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
How can I design a rainwater harvesting system?
tags: WASH, water, rainwater
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Aug. 30, 2017, 5:05 a.m.
How can I easily carry out a topographic survey in rugged forest terrain?
tags: WASH, water, Groundwater-Abstraction
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Aug. 30, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
How can I involve pupils and staff on a WaSH project in urban schools?
tags: WASH, Hygiene-Promotion
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Sept. 7, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
How can I estimate the quantity of flocculants needed for my surface water treatment station?
tags: WASH, water, Surface-Water-Abstraction
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Aug. 10, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
How can I design a rainwater harvesting system?

Rainwater collection is often a good option in areas with regular rainfall and where traditional water sources (i.e. groundwater, surface water) are not available or contaminated. The following ‘ho...

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tags: WASH, water, rainwater
July 31, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
How do I carry out a basic survey to see if there is groundwater available in the area I’m working in?

To see if you could have access to groundwater as a water supply in your area you need to conduct ‘groundwater prospecting’.

In brief, groundwater can be more or less easily exploited and can be f...

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tags: WASH, water, Groundwater-Abstraction
Oct. 12, 2017, 3:46 a.m.
Which water filtration/treatment systems/products could we supply after a natural disaster?

You have here a wide range of different products, most of them being household water treatment (HHWT) solutions that could be used during emergency responses, when sources of potable water are not ...

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tags: WASH, water, Household-Water-Treatment
Aug. 30, 2017, 5:08 a.m.
How can I easily carry out a topographic survey in rugged forest terrain?

We always used the Abney level in Laos to conduct topographic surveys in the mountains, hills and forest, from the spring down to the village. With a relatively small team and with limited material...

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tags: WASH, water, Groundwater-Abstraction
Dec. 6, 2017, 1:38 a.m.
How could I build the resilience of communities facing natural disasters in terms of access to drinking water?

After Irma and María hurricanes, some islands of the Caribbean experienced blackout and water-supply cut-off for several weeks or months. In Puerto Rico for instance, severely hit by hurricane Marí...

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tags: WASH, water, Disaster-Resistant, emergency
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WASH, water, Groundwater-Abstraction, Hygiene-Promotion, hygiene_promotion, chlorination, rainwater, Water-Quality, Household-Water-Treatment, Surface-Water-Abstraction, Watercourse-Pollution
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