Presentations and papers

The SMART Centres regularly publish papers and presentations, which can be accessed from the page below. Additional resources can be found on the website of the CCAP SMART Centre in Malawi.

TitleAuthor(s)LinkVenue
Book: Self supply, filling the gap in water supply provision

Sally Sutton, John Butterworth

Practical Action

 

SMART Centres and smart solutions
Increase resilience to climate change by building local capacity in innovative and affordable water and agriculture solutions

Henk Holtslag, Reinier Veldman, Abraham Mehari Haile

1. Introduction

2. Presentation SMART Centres

3. Presentation Smart Water for Agriculture

4. Presentation Employment and Impact

IAAS Youth in Agriculture Pre-Event of the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021

IAAS

Water voor Ruraal Afrika – Uitdagingen & oplossingen
(Water for Rural Africa – Challenges & Solutions)
Henk Holtslag

Presentation

Recording

Wilde Ganzen Partin Maand 2020

Webinar

Webinar: Rural Water Supply and HandpumpsHenk Holtslag

Presentation

NICC Foundation

Webinar, 20 Oct 2020

SMART Centres. A promising approach to reach SDG6 and water related SDGs in rural areasHenk Holtslag, Jim McGill

Presentation

Webinar

Paper

IHE – Delft

Capacity Development Symposium 2020

Faith and Water – Accelerating WASH knowledge sharing and capacity building through the use of Faith GroupsReinier Veldman, Henk Holtslag

Presentation

Webinar

Abstract

IHE – Delft

Capacity Development Symposium 2020

Featured: Henk Holtslag, initiator of the SMART Center GroupBen Eggermont

News item (in Dutch)

News item (translated into English)

Apeldoorn Direct, local newspaper in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands

Webinar: SMART WaSH Solutions in times of CoronaHenk Holtslag, Reinier Veldman

Recording

Presentation 1

Presentation 2

Presentation 3

TheWaterChannel.tv, May 6th, 2020

The Utility Approach, Ethiopia – safe water with a utility led distribution of household water filters.Henk HoltslagPresentation Oklahoma University WaTER conference, 2019
Scaling Self-supply with the SMART Approach – a promising development in ZambiaHenk HoltslagPresentationOklahoma University WaTER conference, 2019
Training Entrepreneurs in Malawi in SMART Sanitation and Water TechnologiesReinier VeldmanPresentationStockholm WWW, 2019
The Effect of Tube Recharge on Local Groundwater Tables and Well Water LevelsMekdelawit Messay Deribe, reviewed by Henk Holtslag and Jasmina Van Driel.PaperMetaMeta & SMART Centre Group, 2018
SHIPO and Mzuzu drilling, 2 new low cost options for manual drilling of tube wellsHenk HoltslagPaperRWSN, 2016
The SMART Centre approach; training the private sector and scaling-up Self-supply through a sustainable business model.Morten van Donk, Annemarieke MalthaPaper | PresentationRWSN, 2016
Accelerating Self-supply with the SMART Centre approach.Annemarieke Maltha, Morten van DonkPresentationRWSN, 2016
Six ideas to reach SDG6 for rural water supply.Henk HoltslagPoster | PaperRWSN, 2016
Six ideas to reach SDG6 for rural water supply (updated)Henk HoltslagPosterSMART Centre Group, 2019
Photos of 12 SMARTechs.Henk HoltslagPoster 
130,000 Rope pumps world wide”, many lessons learned.Rik Haanen

Poster | Paper

www.ropepumps.org

RWSN, 2016
Household Water Filters for Emergencies.Reinier Veldman

Poster | Paper

RWSN, 2016
Creating sustained usage of household water treatment a case study from Kagera, Tanzania.M. Besteman (Basic Water Needs), L. Osterwalder (South Pole Group) and A. Kiniga (KADERES)

Presentation | Paper

WEDC, 2017
Health, food security and equity, socio-economic factors in Self-supply investment.Dr. Sally Sutton

PaperPresentation

WEDC, 2017
Making Universal Access to Water Affordable in Zambia and Zimbabwe.Dr. Sally Sutton, Dr. Peter Harvey

PaperPresentation

WEDC, 2017

Appropriate 
technologies for rural water supply. A comparative study between “Rope pumps” and conventional piston pumps on water quality and other sustainability parameters

Beatrice Coloru, Salmon Mgaya, Rebecca Pozzi Taubert

Report

ACRA, 2012
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