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Jan. 22, 2017, 4:31 p.m.
Does anyone have a bit more insight into how much the communities WaterAid works with in Ethiopia will pay for their water? (I do appreciate this can vary)

Naomi, we will have to communicate directly with our local team about this if you are looking for a detailed answer. It is important to note that not only does this vary, but there is also a large...

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tags: WASH, Water
Jan. 22, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
Are there any recent reports or updates on the water access situation and rates in Tanzania, particularly in the Singida region?

Hi. I am not sure how up to date the data is, but Tanzania is one of the few countries that holds data on water supplies in the public domain. Please see this website. When I just tried it the m...

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tags: WASH, Sanitation
Dec. 18, 2017, 7:07 a.m.
How we find water

Please see here:, particularly the animation on borehole siting. Do you think that answers the question? We also sometimes use surface water sources or ra...

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tags: WASH, Water
Sept. 20, 2017, 8:28 a.m.
Water tank construction in Nepal


In general a high quality HDPE tank (roto moulded) should have a life span of 10-15 years. A ferrocement tank may last as long, but it also may well sprout some leaks and need repairs sooner...

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tags: WASH, Water
Nov. 2, 2015, 9:11 a.m.
Le traitement des boues de vidange dans les zones de nappe phréatique élevée et les sols sableux

I think the following work that was developed in Bangladesh is probably a viable way to go. A summary document can be found in a link below. The first link is to a blog from the person who assist...

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