Training the local private sector inSimple, Market based, Affordable, and Repairable Technologies
We train and guide small scale Zambian entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs for Water
who make Simple, Market based, Affordable, and Repairable Technoligies (SMART) that provide water.
Water for Entrepreneurs
who use water in their business.
Follow the work of Entrepreneurs for Water
See how they provide services to partly sponsored programmes and fully paying customers (Self-supply).
This month Eastern Manual Drilling (EMD, trained by Jacana SMART Centre Zambia) celebrates its first year of existence and what a year it was: EMD drilled 148 boreholes and provided almost 10,000 people with affordable access to water. EMD now buys pipes in bulk. Last...
The only way to provide water for all, to a growing population in developing countries, is to capacitate the same people to solve that problem. EMAS and SMART Centres have been training and guiding small-scale entrepreneurs in developing countries for many years....
Our Jacana employees and drillers from Eastern Manual Drilling have recently been trained in the electronic surveying of soil structures with Vertical Electrical Sounding (VES) and Horizontal Electrical Profiling (HEP). Randy Jones and Ray McKee from the USA revealed...