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Positive net income

Internet of Things Platform for Precision Agriculture

Product Segment(s): Water - Re-use / Efficiency, Digital Solution

Khmer Green Charcoal

Positive net income

Eco-friendly char-briquettes to improve the livelihoods of women and vulnerable populations in Cambodia

Turkana Basin Institute

Solar Powered Reverse Osmosis for Hydroponic Agriculture in Northern Kenya

Product Segment(s): Energy - Farm Input, Energy - Farm Production & Mechanization, Water - Re-use / Efficiency, Water - Capture / Storage

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September 23, 2021 in EA RIH, Innovator News

Promoting Healthy Beverages and Healthy Food: Africa Foodies and the West Africa RIH attend the SIBAL Trade Fair

Pour la version française, cliquez-ici On August 27th through 29th, the WE4F West Africa Regional Innovation Hub  (West Africa RIH) accompanied its new partner Africa Foodies to the Salon Ivoirien…
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September 21, 2021 in EA RIH, Innovator News

WE4F partners with AlphaMundi Foundation for Climate Finance in East Africa

WE4F is pleased to announce a new partnership with AlphaMundi Foundation! In order to scale water-energy-food (WEF) innovations and increase sustainable agricultural productivity, we need to focus on creating appropriated…
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September 9, 2021 in Innovator News

Agroforestry in Côte d’Ivoire: Creating Optimal and Sustainable Agricultural Production    

Pour la version française, cliquez-ici   Great news from West Africa! On August 19, 2021, Water and Energy for Food (WE4F), in partnership with the University Jean Lorougnon Guédé of…
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September 8, 2021 in Program News, S/CA RIH

WE4F Launches Fifth Regional Innovation Hub in Southern and Central Africa

Farmers in Southern and Central Africa are facing many challenges. Some of the most notable are felt across the entire region: growing water insecurity, energy crises, the impacts of climate…
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August 27, 2021 in EA RIH, Innovator News

Field Trip to TBI: an Inspiring Journey in the Far, Far North of Kenya

One hour and forty-five minutes after leaving Nairobi, the Cessna Caravan, carrying Fredrick Odhiambo and Kilian Blumenthal from the GIZ WE4F East Africa Hub, starts its descent towards a sand…
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August 23, 2021 in Program News

Build Climate Resilient, Water- and Energy-Efficient Agriculture with WE4F at World Water Week 2021

In the next 10 years, the effects of climate change may worsen and smallholder farmers in the hardest-hit countries may have their livelihoods ruined. Temperatures may rise, weather patterns may…
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