Stop the rot - action research on  handpump quality in sub-Saharan Africa

Stop the rot - action research on handpump quality in sub-Saharan Africa

The issue of poor quality handpumps and the impact their failure can have on communities

Industry voice

10 FEBRUARY 2021
The rise or fall of the  manual drilling sector in the DRC

The rise or fall of the manual drilling sector in the DRC

An insight into the problems concerning the delivery of manual drilling for water wells in the DRC

Wells & Boreholes

12 NOVEMBER 2020
Water well drilling -  some insights from around the world

Water well drilling - some insights from around the world

How sharing knowledge during training programmes is benefiting the water well industry

Wells & Boreholes

08 OCTOBER 2020
Looking back and looking forwards

Looking back and looking forwards

Kerstin Danert tells GDI about how she established her own water development project

Wells & Boreholes

16 SEPTEMBER 2020
Unlocking Africa's groundwater potential:  new insights and opportunities

Unlocking Africa's groundwater potential: new insights and opportunities

Writing on behalf of RWSN, Sean Furey looks at the UPGro programme in sub-Saharan Africa

Wells & Boreholes

24 AUGUST 2020
The need for professional  associations for water well drillers

The need for professional associations for water well drillers

How important is it for water well drillers to have active associations to support them?

Wells & Boreholes

13 MAY 2020
Addressing the handpump  corrosion and material quality challenge

Addressing the handpump corrosion and material quality challenge

Kerstin Danert looks at the issue of handpump corrosion at well sites in west Africa

Industry voice

23 MARCH 2020
Integrity risks in professional borehole drilling

Integrity risks in professional borehole drilling

How preventing corruption in professional borehole drilling can help with sustainable infrastructure...

Wells & Boreholes

13 JUNE 2019
Voyage of groundwater discovery

Voyage of groundwater discovery

The first 'Professional Management of Water Well Drilling Projects and Programmes' online course

Industry voice

29 MAY 2018
Getting groundwater off the ground

Getting groundwater off the ground

Kerstin Danert wants to raise capacity for borehole drilling and its management globally

Industry voice

05 OCTOBER 2017