Updates from South Asia

26 July 2018

Exposure: officials from Leh, India visit the 9th World Urban Forum in Malaysia

BORDA organised a visit for nine Leh government officials to Malaysia from 3-11 Feb 2018, providing them with exposure to best practices that can be applied in Leh to make the city a better place to live
26 May 2018

BORDA and LEDeG are partnering for a liveable and resilient Indian city in the Himalayas

BORDA will support the Indian city of Leh in achieving its Vision 2025 to create a more environmentally friendly, resilient and sustainable urban space
4 December 2017

From Devanahalli to Leh, India: BORDA brings faecal sludge management (FSM) to a high and dry Himalayan town

The Bremen-based international company HANSA-FLEX selected the Leh FSM project for their 2017 Christmas donor initiative. The new system, implemented at 12,000 feet via an innovative public-private partnership, shows that successful FSM is possible even in very challenging conditions.
26 March 2017

FSM4 Conference 2017 in Chennai: BORDA exclusive stall and launch of photo book dedicated to faecal sludge management (FSM)

Using photography to convey the need for and applications of FSM, “Faecal Sludge Management: Sanitation for all—a visual insight” presents five of BORDA’s sanitation projects around the world