Scaling groundbreaking water-energy-food innovations to impact food security, gender, and poverty reduction in an environmentally-sustainable way.

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Husk Power Systems

Biomass and Solar PV Hybrid Minigrids for Off-Grid Farming Communities

Product Segment(s): Energy - Residential & Commercial Energy Production

WASTE Stitchting

Level 3 - Attractive Solution; MVP identified

Circular Economy With Black and Greywater Recycling

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

ITIKI

Level 4 - IP Established; Differentiated Solution

Drought Early Warning System

Product Segment(s): Water - Capture / Storage

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WE4F Regional Innovation Hub Opportunity

The Water and Energy for Food (“WE4F”) challenge fund is a partnership between the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Sweden through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs…

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WE4F Seeks M&E Specialist and Knowledge Management & Communications Coordinator

WE4F is seeking an M&E Specialist and a Knowledge Management and Communications Coordinator for the USAID unit of the WE4F Secretariat. The USAID secretariat is seeking a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist to support the Water…

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How-To Innovator Guide Unveiled at SOCAP This Month

It is challenging to start a business in mature markets. Now imagine trying to run a business in a rural community in a developing country with poor roads and customers that cannot pay you. Any…

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WE4F Releases Request for Information on Potential Regional Innovation Hub Providers

On October 1, Water and Energy for Food Grand Challenge for Development issued a formal request for information (market research purposes only) to explore the capabilities of firms or organizations to establish, support, and/or operate…

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Recipe for Success: Firing Ugandan Kitchens With Natural Waste

SWFF innovator Green Heat provides Ugandan families with clean gas heat from biodegradable waste, offering a healthy, environmentally friendly replacement for wood-burning stoves. Their digester efficiently converts waste into fuel and fertilizer while recycling water back into the system.

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