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Effective demand for rural water supply in South Africa: technical and financial implications of designing to meet demand (A WEDC MSc study in International Development)

Author(s): Webster, Mike  |  Smout, Ian (ed)

Publisher: WEDC
Place of publication: Loughborough University, UK
Year: 1998

Collection(s): WEDC Bookshop

ISBN: 9780906055687


This book investigates the effective demand for rural water supply in South Africa, considering the application of a demand-responsive approach in order to improve project sustainability. The study was conducted as an Individual Research Project at WEDC in 1998, part of the author's MSc programme in Technology and Management for Rural Development.

Costs  |  Demand Responsive Approach (DRA)  |  Financing  |  Service levels  |  South Africa  |  Sustainability  |  Tariffs  |  Water demand