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This paper discusses problems encountered with AFRIDEV
handpumps during 6 years of implementing Rural Water
Supply and Sanitation (RWSS) programmes in Malawi,
including 4 years of detailed monitoring of 375 water
points. Suggested solutions for each problem will also be