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Manual drilling in Ivory Coast

Together with UNICEF and the local water authority ONEP, PRACTICA is working on the introduction of low-cost manual drilling techniques in Ivory Coast. Main activies are in the regions of Agnéby-Tiassa, Sud-Comoé and Bounkani.

Goals

  • To contribute to the increase of sustainable access to drinking water in rural areas of Ivory Coast, with the introduction of low-cost drilling techniques
  • To strengthen the capacities of national and international partners who are involved in the implementation of low-cost drilling
  • To strengthen the capacities of drilling enterprises in applied hydrogeology and improvement of quality of works
  • To evaluate drilling techniques and their feasibility in the different geographical zones

Activities

  • Selection of local private partners (SMEs, workshop)
  • Organization of trainings and workshops
  • Project management of drilling work (site identification, contract management)

Budget

€ 300,000

Status
Active
Actif
Started
Commencé
2012
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