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Manual Drilling Toolkit
This is a toolkit to support African countries wishing to embark on the professionalization of manual drilling. The toolkit includes Technical Notes, Technical Manuals, Advocacy Materials, Mapping of suitable areas for manual drilling, Case Studies, and Implementation and Training Manuals. This initiative aims at builds the capacity of the local private sector in order to respond to the ever increasing demand for safe water in rural areas.

MAPS
Maps of areas appropriate for manual drilling in Africa
final report on the methodologies used and the results obtained

TECHNICAL NOTES

 

1. The Case for Manual Drilling in Africa

2. Professionalising Manual Drilling in Africa

3. Selection of Well Construction Methods

4. Manual Drilling Techniques

5. Mapping the Potential for Manual Drilling


 

CASE STUDIES: CHAD AND NIGER

The impact of manual drilling for the construction of sustainable water-points in Chad

Sustainable transfer of manual well drilling to the private sector in Niger


 

TECHNICAL MANUALS

 

1. Professionalizing the Manual Drilling Sector in Africa

2.  Financing Options for Low-Cost Well Drillers & Communities for Rural Water Supply 

3.  Improving Skills of Manual Drilling Enterprises 

4. Understanding Groundwater & Wells in Manual Drilling

5. Augering

6. Jetting

7. Percussion

 

VIDEOS FOR MANUAL DRILLING PROMOTION

 

  • Advocacy for Manual Drilling in Africa highlights: video (2:07)
  • Professionalization of Manual Drilling in Africapart 1 (7:44), part 2(5:13)
  • How to professionalize manual drilling in Africa: part 1 (6:37), part 2 (8:39)

 

Chad’s Growing Manual Drilling Industry:

o   Report

o   VIMEO (French)

o   VIMEO (English)

 

·         Hand Drilling in Nigeriawhy kill and ant with a sledgehammer

·         Manual Drilling Compendium 2015

·         Manually Drilled Boreholes: Providing water in Nigeria’s Megacity of Lagos and beyond:

o   Report

o   VIMEO (French)

o   VIMEO (English)

 

·         Webinar Series 2014 (UNICEF- RWSN) on Manual Drilling. Five Interactive webinars which aim to promote South-South sharing.

·         RWSN page on sustainable groundwater development

·         Webinaires sur le sujet de Forage Manuel Une séries de cinq Webinaires sur le sujet de Forage Manuel 


 

TOOLKITS IN FRENCH

 

This is a toolkit to support African countries wishing to embark on the professionalization of manual drilling. The toolkit includes Technical Notes, Technical Manuals, Advocacy Materials, Mapping of suitable areas for manual drilling, Case Studies, and Implementation and Training Manuals. This initiative aims at builds the capacity of the local private sector in order to respond to the ever increasing demand for safe water in rural areas.

 

NOTES TECHNIQUES

1. Les fondements du forage manuel en Afrique

2. La profesionnalisation du forage manuel en Afrique

3. Selection des methodes de construction des puits

4. Les techniques de forage manuel

5. Cartographier les zones favorables au forage manuel


 

ETUDES DE CAS: TCHAD ET NIGER

L’impact des forage manuels sur la réalisation de points d’eau durables au Tchad

La professionalisation du secteur du forage manuel au Niger


 

TECHNICAL MANUALS

1.      Professionnaliser le Secteur du Forage Manuel en Afrique

2.      Options de Financement pour l’Approvisionnement en Eau des Communautés Rurales et des Foreurs à Faible Coût

3.      améliorer les compétences des entreprises de forage manuel

4.      Connaissances des méthodes de captage des eaux souterraines

5.      La tariere manuelle

6.      Forage au lancage a l’eau

7.      Forage à la percussion
 

VIDEOS POUR MANUEL FORAGE PROMOTION

  • Plaidoyer pour le Forage Manuel en Afrique met en évidence :[Fr 2:07].
  • La profesionnalisation du forage manuel en Afrique [Fr 7:52], [Fr 5:03].
  • Comment professionnaliser le forage manuel en Afrique : [Fr 7:16][Fr 8:11].

  • Hand Drilling in Nigeria: why kill and ant with a sledgehammer

  • Manual Drilling Compendium 2015

  • Manually Drilled Boreholes: Providing water in Nigeria’s Megacity of Lagos and beyond:


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