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close this bookSourcebook of Alternative Technologies for Freshwater Augmentation in Africa (International Environmental Technology Centre - United Nations Environment Programme, 1998, 182 p.)
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View the document1. List of abbreviations
View the document2. Table of conversion factors for metric and U.S. Customary Units

1. List of abbreviations

ARDA

Agricultural and Rural Development Authority, Zimbabwe

CREPA

Centre Regional pour l'Eau Potable et l'Assainissement a Faible Cout, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

ED

Electrodialysis

EDR

Electrodialysis Reversal

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organisation

GTZ

German Technical Co-operation

IWSD

Institute of Water & Sanitation Development, Zimbabwe

l/s

Litres per second

Ml/d

Mega litres per day

MLGRUD

Ministry of Local Government, Rural & Urban Development

NETWAS

Network for Water and Sanitation International, Nairobi, Kenya

ODA

Overseas Development Authority

RSA

Republic of South Africa

SADC

Southern Africa Development Community

SIDA

Swedish International Development Authority

TREND

Training, Research and Network Development Group, Kumasi, Ghana

t/ha/yr

tonne per hectare per year

UAFW

Unaccounted for Water

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

WMO

World Meteorological Office

WRC

Water Research Commission

ZESA

Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority