Tim Foster

Journal article

Faecal contamination of groundwater in rural Vanuatu: prevalence and predictors

Groundwater is an important source of water for coastal communities in Pacific Island Countries. This study assessed the prevalence and predictors of faecal contamination in groundwater sources across 11 islands in Vanuatu.

GSM-enabled remote monitoring of rural handpumps: a proof-of-concept study

The UK Government is funding a project to introduce text message technology into East Africa. Under the scheme, hand operated water pumps will send an automatic text to local water engineers when they break down or run dry. The technology, developed at Oxford University, will...