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We join forces with our project partners, NGOs, local public and private sectors and community members to develop, test and scale up promising solutions to major societal ...
01 Oct 2015
Swiss Re Foundation
Content Type: Project
The Challenge About 2.5 billion people in the developing world lack access to adequate sanitation. The resulting diarrheal ...
Conference Location: Kenya
01 Apr 2015
The Challenge In the Pantanal region of Brazil, one of the world’s largest tropical wetlands, deforestation and replacement of ...
Conference Location: Brazil
01 Jan 2014
The Challenge With 6 000 rivers and 5 000 lakes, Nepal is rich in water resources. The country’s hydropower generation, ...
Conference Location: Nepal
01 Aug 2013
Background The landscape of the Mahafaly Plateau in Madagascar, which includes the Manakaravavy watershed and Maniry Valley, the ...
Conference Location: Madagascar
01 Mar 2012
The Association “Kounkuey Design Initiative” (KDI) partnered with residents of impoverished areas to create low cost, high-impact ...
01 Aug 2011
The management of natural resources has been the centre of much attention in the Kyrgyz Republic for the last 20 years. Since the ...
Conference Location: Kyrgyzstan