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

Innovators view all

Ariya Finergy Holdings Limited

Powering Agriculture with Renewable Energy

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

MimosaTEK

Level 4 - IP Established; Differentiated Solution

Internet of Things Platform

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

Village Infrastructure Angels

Solar Agro-Processing Power Stations

Product Segment(s): Energy - Farm Production & Mechanization, Energy - Value-Added Processing

Latest News view all

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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.

Read More

Vietnam’s Homegrown System for Saving Water

SWFF innovator MimosaTEK creates an internet-connected system for precision irrigation, helping farmers save both crops and water. So far, they have installed about 100 systems in Vietnam.

Read More

The Plant-Powered Tank Turning Ugandans into Fish Farmers

Water Governance Institute’s Aquaponics system is helping households generate food and income — and bringing nutritious fish to a region that needs it.

Read More
 

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.

Founding Partners