Jespersen, C. B.
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Karonga Lakeshore Integrated Rural Groundwater Project
The project has imported four lots of pumps containing a total of 295 units. AlI were imported according to SKAT specifications.
In January 1994 monitoring it was found that:
- At any given time 95% of water are in function
- Pump committees function and Pump Attendant maintain pumps and can do all repairs. Spare parts are purchased.
- A privatised spare parts distribution system based on 15 village shops and two wholesale outlets is meeting the demand for spares.
Jespersen, C. B. (1994) The Karonga VLOM. Field Experience with Afridev Deepwell Handpumps April 1991 to March 1994 , Karonga Lakeshore Integrated Rural Groundwater Project , Water Department/Danida , Lilongwe, Malawi
The Karonga VLOM
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