Capacity Building

Given the pressing need for capacity building of the stakeholders as well as private and public institutions, SAWA undertakes Consultancy services towards developing appropriate strategies for human resources development and organizational development in the Water and Environmental sanitation sectors. Training on different methodologies in the following areas is being offered;

  • Institutional and organizational capacity building
  • Technologies for water supplies and sanitation systems
  • Construction methods and contractual procedures
  • Contract preparation and supervision
  • Finance and management of water supply systems.
  • Formation and training of Water Users association/Water user groups
  • Community management and social mobilization
  • Adult learning techniques (participatory methods)
  • Hand pump technology
  • Ground water survey (hand auguring/ drilling)
  • Rain water harvesting technology
  • Construction of sanitary facilities
  • Monitoring and Evaluation techniques
  • Appropriate water and sanitary technology
  • Hygiene and sanitation education
  • User level operation and maintenance (ULOM) of water and sanitary facilities
  • Soil and water conservation
  • Water quality analysis