Operation and maintenance of rural handpump water supply systems in Ghana, West Africa
conference contributionposted on 12.02.2018, 15:08 authored by Sam Owusu
A brief outline is given of major rural handpump water supply projects undertaken in Ghana until year 1984. The present status of the operation and maintenance of the resulting water supply systems is given. Activities to be carried out to improve the maintenance set-ups in future, including plans to involve the well users in their operation and maintenance, are also discussed.
- Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
- Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC)