SOVEMA Universelle Extra Deep Hand Pump


Product description Brand name and product description

The SOVEMA Universelle Extra Deep Well Hand Pump is reciprocating level action pump for deep wells. The modified design is based on the patented design of the UPM® pump – an older model that is found in many areas of West Africa.

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

Primarily Sub Saharan Africa, mainly: Benin, Togo, Chad, Niger, Sudan, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, and Kenya. Sovema also aims to distribute the pump in Asia. Interview with representative

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

SOVEMA commercializes the UNIVERSELLE pumps through its distributors’ network in Africa and in Asia.

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.

SK Industries Extra Deep Well Handpump

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Communities in region without access to potable water.

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