Training in applied hydrogeology for manual drillers in Niger

In this project PRACTICA improved the local manual well drilling capacity in the Magaria department in Niger.

Goals

  • To provide manual well drillers with applied knowledge on hydrogeology to improve the quality and sustainability of well drilling.

Activities

  • Training on applied hydrogeology to strengthen technical skills and understanding of 10 drilling teams.
  • Training of technicians from the Regional Directorate of Hydraulics for quality control and monitoring boreholes.

Budget

9.963 €

Results

  • 10 local drilling enterprises trained
  • 30 drinking water wells drilled directly after the training
  • lançage a l'eau
  • trépans forage manuel
  • gravel pack
Status
Closed
Period
2008 - 2009
client
partner