Jacana SMART Centre at WEDC 2018

What can we learn from this picture? Jacana SMART Centre Zambia presented “Boosting rural economies and creating sustainable water supplies for the most difficult to reach.” at 41st WEDC International Conference, Egerton University, Nakuru, Kenya, paper session 9 on...

Manual drilling training

Jacana has been able to organize a manual drilling training of three weeks thanks to funds from Marie Stella Maris and Stichting Haella,The training took place in the month of June. The trainers were Elias Muzumala from SMART Centre CCAP, Malawi and Laban Kaduma from...

Vacancy: Field officer at Jacana

Position:          Field officer in Water Sector Location:         Starting in Chipata and maybe later during the year other districts in Eastern Province Start Date:       1-8-2018   Background Jacana supports small Zambian entrepreneurs in realizing their plans...

Zambia lost a great driller

With the deepest heartfelt condolences to the family and friends, we wish to announce the passing on of our beloved and hardworking driller Mr. Steven Zulu who passed away on Friday 13th April 2018. Steven was trained by Jacana in manual drilling, as an entrepreneur...

Self-supply is rolling

Jacana SMART Training Center trained a year ago welders and drillers to expand their businesses. The welders have learned how to make a rope pump using local materials and the drillers how to drill boreholes manually up to 40 meters deep. In addition, they have all...