Training the local private sector in Simple, Market based, Affordable, and Repairable Technologies

SMART Centre Zambia

We train and guide small Zambian entrepreneurs:

Entrepreneurs for Water

who make Simple, Market based and Repairable Technoligies (SMART) that provide water.

Water for Entrepreneurs

who use water in their business.

Online training: Groundwater Tube recharge

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Online training: Making a well deeper with Mzuzu drilling

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Online training: Making and Using a Soil Punch

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Online training: Making a Mzuzu drill

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Self-supply works

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18 Sept 2017 Jacana @ WaTER Conference, Oklahoma

Sally Sutton represents Jacana SMART Centre Zambia at the International WaTER Conference on September 18-20, 2017 at the University of Oklahoma.
waTER conference Oklahoma

27 Aug 2017 SMART Centres @ World Water Week, Stockholm

SMART Centres present at World Water Week in Stockholm, 27 August – 1 September, 2017 visit Booth nr 18. Learn about SMARTechs like Manual drilling, handpumps, groundwater recharge…
World Water Week

24 Aug 2017 Jacana @ Agri Pro focus

Agri Pro focus is a network for business minded farmers. On 24 and 25 August 2017 more than 500 local farmers met in Chipata. Jacana SMART Centre was present, drilling in the garden of the hotel, demonstrating a working rope pump. Local trained entrepreneurs pitched their businesses. Lots of valuable connections were made.
Agri Pro focus

25 July 2017 Jacana SMART Centre presents @WEDC 2017

Jacana SMART Centre presents at WEDC: “How can Self-supply help reaching #SDG6?”
Tuesday 25 July – afternoon 15.30 – 17.00 Loughborough University UK, Session C5: Room WPT003 Espresso session 1
Jacana at WEDC 2017 Let’s talk at the exhibition site SMART Centre Group.

15 July 2017 Follow our drillers live

SMART Centre Jacana is monitoring all new boreholes and pumps. Most pumps are partly sponsored but already now, 3½ months after training, Self-supply started. Two boreholes with pumps are privately bought.
Have a look at and witness the progress. Each week you will find new pumps.

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