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close this bookSurface Water Drainage for Low-Income Communities (WHO, 1991, 88 pages)
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View the documentAcknowledgements
close this folder1. Surface water drainage in urban areas
View the document1.1 The problem
View the document1.2 Health consequences
View the document1.3 Implications for town planning
View the document1.4 The need for collaboration
View the document1.5 Development of a drainage programme
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close this folder2. Drainage options
View the document2.1 The drainage hierarchy
View the document2.2 Factors affecting stormwater flows
View the document2.3 Problems of steep slopes
View the document2.4 Problems of flat areas
View the document2.5 Open or closed drains
View the document2.6 Channel design and construction
View the document2.7 Closed drains
View the document2.8 Construction
View the document2.9 ''Do-it-yourself '' drainage
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close this folder3. Rehabilitation and maintenance
View the document3.1 Causes of drainage failure
View the document3.2 Rehabilitation of existing systems
View the document3.3 Maintenance-technical aspects
View the document3.4 Maintenance-institutional aspects
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close this folder4. Community participation
View the document4.1 The need for participation
View the document4.2 Community institutions
View the document4.3 Creating awareness
View the document4.4 A program me of action
View the document4.5 Participation in maintenance
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View the documentAnnex 1. Glossary
View the documentAnnex 2. Design calculations
View the documentAnnex 3. Terms of reference for consultants
View the documentAnnex 4. Resources for the orientation of the drainage committee