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
Floods with silver linings:  Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

Floods with silver linings: Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

How research work in Africa is set to improve the understanding of the continent's aquifers

Wells & Boreholes

20 NOVEMBER 2019
Learning to drill water wells - online

Learning to drill water wells - online

Can an online water well drilling course be beneficial for NGO staff?

Wells & Boreholes

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
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
The rise of the off-grid city?

The rise of the off-grid city?

Dr Adrian Healy reports on the steep rise in the number of unregulated domestic boreholes in Lagos

Wells & Boreholes

04 APRIL 2019
Drilling under turnkey contracts in Uganda

Drilling under turnkey contracts in Uganda

On behalf of RWSN, Elisabeth Babb tells GDI about the popularity of turnkey contracts in Uganda

Wells & Boreholes

05 MARCH 2019
Seawater intrusion - a challenge for the 21st century

Seawater intrusion - a challenge for the 21st century

Examining how groundwater abstraction in coastal zones is prone to problems with salinization

Wells & Boreholes

04 MARCH 2019
Can we improve access to drinking water by raising skills in Madagascar?

Can we improve access to drinking water by raising skills in Madagascar?

A look how UNICEF is working with Madagascar's government to improve the country's water supply

Wells & Boreholes

12 OCTOBER 2018
Favouring progress: Yemen's water scarcity dilemma

Favouring progress: Yemen's water scarcity dilemma

Muna Omar looks at the dwindling water supply in Yemen's capital city on behalf of RWSN

Guest column

06 JULY 2018
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
Politics of water

Politics of water

Ten ways to talk to a politician about groundwater

Industry voice

30 NOVEMBER 2017