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Job Opening at CCAP SMART Centre for ‘Centre Manager’ position

The CCAP Synod of Livingstonia Development Department (SOLDEV) through the CCAP SMART Centre is offering the position of Centre Manager at the CCAP SMART Centre. Interested candidates are invited to apply for the position. The position will be available from May 1st, 2019 onwards.

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about improving access to Water and Sanitation and who will be able to take over the Centre Manager position. As Centre Manager you are in charge of managing the team, to give direction in terms of long-term vision and planning and to ensure the future growth of the activities.

Closing date is Momday 8th, 2019.

See attached document for more information.


Reinier VeldmanJob Opening at CCAP SMART Centre for ‘Centre Manager’ position
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CCAP SMART Centre on National Television in the Netherlands

The CCAP SMART Centre has been awarded a project with Wilde Ganzen. As part of the project 20 new wells will be constructed  by the trained companies and fitted with a hand pump. The funds for the project have been raised through ‘Wandelen voor Water‘ by Rotary Club Apeldoorn ‘t Loo and will be topped up by Wilde Ganzen.
As part of the fundraising a short clip was broadcasted on the National Television recently.
More information can be found on the website of Wilde Ganzen: Project Website Wilde Ganzen


Reinier VeldmanCCAP SMART Centre on National Television in the Netherlands
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Pictures and Symposium report published

The SMART Centre team looks back on a very successful Symposium with good participation, interaction and many lessons learned!

A report has been written with a summary of the discussions and activities of the Symposium. Also a selection of pictures taken during the Symposium has been published. Both can be access through the Symposium Report and Pictures link.



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Successful Open Days @ CCAP SMART Centre

On October 4 and October 5 the CCAP SMART Centre organised two Open Days. The first was for the SMART Centre members and their families and the second for the general public.


Both days attracted good interest and led to business opportunities for both the entrepreneurs as well as possible partnerships for the SMART Centre.


An impression of the days with pictures can be found on our Facebook


One of the visitors also wrote a blog post on the Open Day which can be accessed through the website of the Rainwater Harvesting Association in Malawi (



Reinier VeldmanSuccessful Open Days @ CCAP SMART Centre
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Open Day @ CCAP SMART Centre – 5 October 2018

The CCAP SMART Centre is opening its offices, workshop and Demonstration ground during the Open Day on Friday October 5th, 2018.

Between 10AM and 3PM the public is welcome to visit the SMART Centre and appreciate the demonstration ground.

Reinier VeldmanOpen Day @ CCAP SMART Centre – 5 October 2018
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SMART Symposium in Malawi November 13 – 16

In November 2018, MetaMeta, Aqua for All, SNV and the SMART Centres will organise the SMART Symposium to share lessons learnt in WASH and rural development from the past 25 years. In this period over 10 million people have benefited from SMARTechs.


The symposium will take place in Mzuzu, Malawi from Tuesday 13th to Thursday 15th of November, 2018. There is an optional fourth day on the 16th of November with additional field trips, allowing participants to engage in in-depth discussions with trained and mentored businesses.

For more info download the Flyer

For registration or more information contact us through

Reinier VeldmanSMART Symposium in Malawi November 13 – 16
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