India Mark II Handpump

India Mark II is a conventional lever action handpump.

Product description Brand name and product description

India Mark II is a conventional lever action open source handpump defined by Indian Standards and RWSN specifications. It is designed for heavy-duty use, serving communities of 300 persons.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

India, Mali, Togo, Nigeria, Uganda, Germany, Italy, various other countries in Asia and Africa

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Locally manufactured and distributed by various organizations using the open source design. UNICEF Eritrea in partnership with SKAT – RWSN has been implementing the product for several years.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Other types of pumps and drills available locally

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Rural individuals and households in need of a reliable source of water.

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