Consultants, promoting Sustainable, Equitable Development
Community Development
It all begins when the community identifies their goals, yet is not clear on the most effective way to to reach them
The development process supported by LWB, proposes a feasible and comprehensive improvement of living conditions, achieving sustainable economic growth, socially equitable and based on a rational use of natural resources.
When the community identifies its needs, the work of LWB Ltda begins.
This approach requires the input of professional excellence with social commitment, where the consultant is a true facilitator in the process of empowerment and community development.
The conclusion of the consultancy allows the community to continue with sustainable development, without relying on further interventions from LWB.
Community management is essential for achieving a long term development impact, where the community is the main protagonist of the required change process.
We have achieved an outstanding record in development projects, with particular emphasis on water, sanitation, the environment and institutional strengthening.

An ability to respond quickly to requests for cooperation, achieving alliances, writing successful bids and finding highly qualified local and international staff.

Extensive knowledge of the local reality and international consulting.

Professional excellence with social commitment.

Close ties with local organizations from the government, private and non-government sectors.

A core team of top professionals with extensive experience in development.
Martin Ede
Martin Ede

Mechanical engineer, agricultural and environmental economist by profession, with over 35 years experience in 30 countries in Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, Oceania and Europe, with emphasis on:

- Management of integrated rural development projects, water and sanitation, rural infrastructure and the environment.

- Management of integrated rural development projects, water and sanitation, rural infrastructure and the environment.

Eeva Alejandra Ede
Eeva Alejandra Ede

A civil engineer, trained in England, with experience in Bolivia and abroad.

- Project management, development of logistics in tenders and bids.

- Control and monitoring of projects, supply management, personnel control.

- Development of budgets, unit prices.

Her work in the social area is highlighted, ensuring a positive relationship with all stakeholders.

Carlos Andrés Bellido
Carlos Andrés Bellido

A Civil Engineer, a Master’s in Management and Audit specializing in Integrated Management of Water and Wastewater Treatment.

- Experience in Modeling Water Systems and sewage networks, construction supervision and construction design with an emphasis on water supply and hydraulics.

- Solid knowledge that ensures management and implementation of infrastructure projects, water and sanitation, sustainable development and environmental management.

Alvaro Camacho
Alvaro Camacho

External consultant

Civil engineer, works with LWB in several projects implemented its Comprehensive knowledge of Water and Sanitation Sector, has extensive experience in:

- Management of urban water supply, sewerage network and management of water resources in the context of urban water suppliers.

- Formulation, preparation and implementation of projects covering the regulation of providers of technical assistance.

Thomas Sonntag
Thomas Sonntag

External consultant

Works with LWB as a consultant in charge of the area “Opportunities, Organizational Development and Project Planning.

He covers capacity building, as well as social, economic and financial evaluations of projects, components of participatory planning and social promotion. He has over 20 years of professional experience, primarily in the area of basic sanitation. He has worked in 10 countries in Latin America, Africa, Asia and Europe. With an outstanding record of sustainable development projects and processes of social research, Mr Sonntag is an ideal consultant.



Recent news and activities of LWB


Asamblea General de la GIZ en Bolivia-Periagua

Los días 17 y 18 de febrero se realiza la Asamblea General de la GIZ en Bolivia. Integration-Land and Water-Sachsenwasser participan en esta Asamblea con unas 200 personas de todos los programas y proyectos de la GIZ en Bolivia.


Taller de Inducción Etapa PIM

LWB-DAVIU participa del taller de Inducción de la Etapa a Mediano Plazo, con SENASBA del DESCOM en San Gabriel, Cochabamba.


Mission East Satifecho con el trabajo

Nuestro consultor principal, Martin Ede, acaba de concluir la consultoría con Mission East, en Tajikistan, como gerente de Programa de la construcción de los Sistemas de agua y Saneamiento del 2014 -2015.


LWB recibe la Orden de Proceder de SENASBA

Después de una larga espera, arrancamos con el proyecto de de DESCOM y ESA en San Gabriel, Cochabamba


LWB concluye Linea Base

En conjunto con Quatrim, LWB termina la linea base para Water For People en 250 poblaciones para "Construcción de los ecosistemas de agua y saneamiento de negocios en Cochabamba"


Recibimos Ampliacíon de contrato del Programa Periagua

LWB, en asociación con Integration GmbH y Sachen Wasser, de Alemania, recibe la ampliación de su contrato de Diciembre 2014 a Junio 2016, con:

  • Extensión de todos los expertos a largo plazo hasta el 30 de junio de 2016.
  • Aumento de los misiones de corto plazo nacionales de 50 meses a 70 meses.
  • Aumento de los misiones de corto plazo internacionales por 2 meses


Notificación de Adjudicación con SENASBA

LWB  es notificado de haber ganado la licitación: Contratación De Servicios De Desarrollo Comunitario (DESCOM) Y Educación Sanitaria (ESA) En La Fase De Inversión De Los Proyectos 1) Implementación Desarrollo Comunitario En Saneamiento Básico AP En San Gabriel Y As En Munaypata San Gabriel (Cochabamba) 2) Implementación Desarrollo Comunitario En Saneamiento Básico AP Shinahota (Cochabamba)


Inicio de Trabajos con Water For People

Después de haber ganado la Licitación del Proyecto "Línea Base Incluyendo Diagnósticos de Cobertura de Saneamiento, Calidad de Servicios de Agua, condiciones Socio-Económicas de las familias de los municipios de Arani, Tiraqui, Villa Rivero, Villa Gualberto Villarroel –Cuchumuela y San Benito del Departamento de Cochabamba," empezamos los trabajos en consorcio con QUATRIM srl.

We have excellent experience in sustainable development projects and processes of social research.