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


small and medium enterprises supported
smallholder farmers and their families impacted
in private sector investment mobilized

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Schaduf for Agriculture and Trade


Farming kits for the urban produce grower

Interdisciplinary Research Group on Landscape Ecology and Environment (GRIEPE)

Improvement of an agroforestry system through solar powered irrigation

Product Segment(s): Water - Irrigation

Baramoda's Sustainable Solutions


Recycling Agricultural Waste into Organic Fertilizers for Egyptian Farmers

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

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November 24, 2021 in Innovator News

WE4F West Africa Joins Côte d’Ivoire’s Ecological Transition Movement

Pour la version française, cliquez-ici   A few weeks ago, the third edition of the Journées africaines de la transition écologique et du changement climatique (JFAC 2021) took place from…
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November 4, 2021 in Innovator News, S/SEA RIH

Turning Waste to Wealth for Indian Farmers

In the midst of a range of green mountains lies Nilgiris, a small district in Tamil Nadu in Southern India that is home to over 80,000 farming families. Currently the…
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November 4, 2021 in Program News, S/SEA RIH

Tips for prospective applicants to the S/ SEA RIH Call for Innovations

The Water and Energy for Food (WE4F) Grand Challenge’s South and Southeast Asia Call for Innovation targets mid-to later- stage organizations with a demonstrated track record in delivering innovative water…
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October 29, 2021 in Innovator News, WA RIH

Next Step Accomplished: 15 Innovators in West Africa Selected!

Pour la version française, cliquez-ici   From September 27-29 2021 in Grand Bassam, the final selection bootcamp of the Water and Energy for Food (WE4F/PEEPA) West Africa Regional Call for…
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October 28, 2021 in EA RIH, Innovator News

Relief for Lake Victoria Fisherfolk: WeTu and WE4F Sign a Cooperative Agreement on Innovative Cooling Solutions

It’s early in the morning when Salim Ahmed (name changed), a Nile perch fisherman on Remba Island in Lake Victoria, waits on the beach to flag off his large fleet…
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October 18, 2021 in Program News

World Food Day 2021: Answering the Call for Sustainable Food Systems

In the past year, we have seen a growing call for sustainable food systems, for a stronger focus on climate change, and crucially, for stronger partnerships to meet the challenges…
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Water is used for ag production, forestry, fishery, the agri-food supply chain, and to produce or transport energy. Energy is required to produce, transport and distribute food, as well as to extract, pump, lift, collect, transport, and treat water.

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