Solar

SEEKING FOR SOLAR PROJECT IN THE GAMBIA

I am living in a country (The Gambia) where electricity is a major challenge. Development and better living condition cannot be attained if electricity is a problem.

 

Therefore, am keenly appealing to your noble organization to have a solar project in The Gambia.

Submitted by (@yusking)

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3 votes

Other

Provision of Clean Water and Public Toilet and Sanitation system

Needs Assessment: The town of Akropong has a population of about 50,000 people and is rich in culture and tradition. The town sits on a steep ridge in the Eastern Region of Ghana, about 34 miles from Ghana’s capital, Accra. The town’s major problem is the lack of portable clean water supply and support from the government has for the most part been lacking or given a very low priority. Through collaborative efforts of ...more »

Submitted by (@thomasyaw2000)

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7 votes

Groundwater

Home Base Water Solution (HOBWAS)

HOBWAS seeks to give meaning to the United Nation’s Economic, Social and Cultural Right Treaty, which talks of “Right to Water and Sanitation” in Ghana. Surveys conducted revealed a startling reality of a huge deficit in water supply in Ghana. HOBWAS is then developed to fill the gap between demand and supply. It seeks to provide ten (10) on-site water units for residents of the Fise Electoral Area. Two main arrangements ...more »

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2 votes

Education

Educate the children

Let’s teach the children about bacteria and its relationship with water quality and disease. They will educate their families and villages. Mobile phones are so prevalent in Africa that a mobile app is probably the best way to get this done. Several such apps exist that let people detect bacteria in their environments. Here is one developed for water in particular, WaterQuality by NCIT . There is another more advanced ...more »

Submitted by (@megagirl)

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5 votes

Filtration

Methods of water filtration

we need to install a collection tank for the raw water available. Install filters ranging from primary sand filter, magna sand filter, Softener filter and an activated carbon filter. In the case of the softener we use raisin and this is activated using common salt so as to reduce the hardness. The Activated carbon filter provides a large surface area for filtration thus giving rise to clear potable water. As a mechanical ...more »

Submitted by (@dennisevansxvi)

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2 votes

Purification

PUMP UNDER WATER FILTERS

In most parts of Africa there are no installed portable water systems. In a case of emergency or in these remote areas where instalaton of a water plant is difficult, because of technical limitations, surface water filtration systems are a viable option. The LifeStraw® Personal, for example, is a portable water filter which can be carried for easy access to safe and clean drinking water. This water filtration system ...more »

Submitted by (@forkomd)

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6 votes

Education

Youth Service The Gambia

To engage young people in community service and service learning project , young people in their community face great difficult to have clean water at the school ,Youth Service program will provide clean water to young people in their schools at no cost .School children in the Gambia need tools that will facilitate better education to reduce risk in children .At street tap school childre find it challenging to satisfy ...more »

Submitted by (@mightytonw)

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2 votes

Sanitation

Equitable and Sustainable use and management of water resources for poverty alleviation and socioeconomic development in Africa.

There can be a Africa where there is an equitable and sustainable use and management of water resources for poverty alleviation, socioeconomic development regional cooperation and the environment. It is a vision of an African value where the following would be achieved. 1)Sustainable access to a safe and adequate water supply and sanitation. to meet the basic needs of all. 2)Water inputs towards food and energy security ...more »

Submitted by (@emmanoolorunfemi63)

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4 votes

Other

USING THE MOST APPROPRIATE BUT COST-SAVING APPROACH FOR AN AREA

Solving the water problem of Africa may need more than one approach. Africa, and for that matter sub-Saharan Africa, is a large geographical are with a diverse cultural and geographical backgrounds. This means that one approach may not be the answer to all the water problems of Africa. Most Africans live in rural areas where water related problems are high. This may be due to long periods of droughts coupled with the ...more »

Submitted by (@johnmahamasaidekamara)

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0 votes

Purification

Ignite Water Point

STAGE OF DEVELOMENT: PILOT PITCH Water covers 70% of the planet earth with 97.5% being salt water. However, out of the 2.5% of the fresh water remaining, 75% is locked up in ice and snow, leaving only 0.5% in a liquid form. Water is a basic essential commodity for life. It is also the most important factor in food production, cooking, personal hygiene, sanitation, industrial production, energy generation and economic ...more »

Submitted by (@michaeliyanro)

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4 votes

Sanitation

SpaTap Eco Friendly Handwashing and Showering bottle Shower

SpaTap http://spatap.com/ is an Eco Friendly, water saving, Handwashing and showering device, that instantly turns any bottle into a flow controllable shower or tap. SpaTap can make an instant handwashing station with soap out of any bottle Please watch our videos: Here is a link to our new promo video This is how Soap can be instantly dispensed ...more »

Submitted by (@stuart)

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12 votes

Solar

DESIGN AND OF A SOLAR/WIND HYBRIDIZED WATER PASTEURIZER WITH BAT

DESIGN AND OF A SOLAR/WIND HYBRIDIZED WATER PASTEURIZER WITH BATTERY STORAGE. Author :Marshall T Chibika I propose a solar/wind hybridized pasteurizer for drinking water especially in the remote and undeveloped areas were access purified and tapped water is not available. Water quality and human health have been closely linked throughout history. Research has shown that faecal-borne bacteria, viruses, and protozoan’s ...more »

Submitted by (@engchibika)

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3 votes