BORDA e.V. (Bremen Overseas Research & Development Association) is a specialist organization active in the fields of poverty alleviation, sustainable protection of natural resources and the strengthening of social structures. BORDA was established as a non-profit organization in 1977 with the mission to improve the living conditions of disadvantaged communities and to keep the environment intact through the expansion of Basic Needs Services in the areas of decentralized sanitation, water and energy supply as well as wastewater and solid waste disposal. BORDA’s mission in Afghanistan is to improve the living conditions of the disadvantaged and to keep the environment intact through the expansion of Basic Needs Services in the areas of decentralized wastewater management, energy supply and emergency sanitation. BORDA Afghanistan is committed to providing capacity development, institutional support, and knowledge transfer in the implementation of these Basic Need Services.
Over the past two years BORDA Afghanistan has implemented sixteen projects focused on increasing the capacity for sustainable wastewater treatment and sanitation in Afghanistan.