Innovative sanitation services for Bamako

PRACTICA provides technical assistance to the NGO Protos in the design, implementation and monitoring of three innovative solutions:

  • Alternative emptying services to serve households using non-spillable pits by Spiros truck
  • A smartphone application, facilitating the control and management of the emptying services
  • A call center aimed at optimizing the connection between customers and emptiers

Goals

IMPACT: Improve the living environment of the low-income inhabitants of 9 neighbourhoods of communes I and IV of the District of Bamako.

OUTCOME: Emptying services strengthened for 100,000 people in the 9 neighbourhoods.

Activities

  • Advisory support on the development of alternative emptying services
  • Capacity building / training of emptiers
  • Support to the development of a smartphone application to optimise technical and financial performance
  • Setting up a call center to facilitate the connection between emptiers and households
  • Support to a marketing campaign on alternative emptying services

Budget

€ 276,000 (VIA Water 67% and Protos&PRACTICA 33%)

Status
Active
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2016
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