La micromedición en el área rural (in Spanish) - The micro-measuring in rural area - Una experiencia exitosa en El Salvador

Bonfiglio, F. (2003)

Published in: 2003

Water and Sanitation Program (WSP)

Bonfiglio, F.

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En respuesta a las deficiencias de los servicios de agua en las zonas
rurales de El Salvador, la ONG CARE El Salvador comenzó a desarrollar desde 1993 proyectos de abastecimiento de agua utilizando un sistema de cobro por los servicios en función del consumo de agua. La presente nota de campo documenta esta experiencia basada en el uso de micromedidores domiciliarios acompañada de una sólida capacitación de las organizaciones
locales para llevar a cabo una administración eficiente de los sistemas. En total fueron ejecutados 39 proyectos, 33 por bombeo y 6 por sistemas por gravedad. En estos sistemas, la micromedición fue aplicada como solución al consumo excesivo de agua para uso no doméstico, pérdida del recurso, falta de equidad en la distribución y disminución del servicio, entre otros problemas.

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Bonfiglio, F. (2003). La micromedición en el área rural (in Spanish) - The micro-measuring in rural area - Una experiencia exitosa en El Salvador. Water and Sanitation Program (WSP)

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