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Rainwater harvesting policy adopted following Sponge City project, Kenya

In November and December 2020, a concise outcome / impact measurement was carried out as follow up on the Sponge City project in Kajiado (Kenya). The project was implemented between 16th March 2017 and 30th March 2019. It was funded by VIA Water and supported by RAIN, a brand of Aidenvironment.

By Judith Knibbe 3 days ago
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IES4GIRE project in Mali closed, awaiting end evaluation report

At the end of 2020 the IES4GIRE (Reinforcing Capacities of Institutions of Higher Education in Integrated Water Resources Management) project that ran in Mali, was closed with an end evaluation. The report on this evaluation is expected to be finalized soon.

By Judith Knibbe 1 week ago
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Small-Scale Water Storage in Western Sahel

Recently a consortium led by Aidenvironment won a World Bank contract for a study on operationalizing small-scale water storage initiatives with the aim of providing water security in Western Sahel. The one-year study will deliver implementation guidelines for good practices.

By Judith Knibbe 4 weeks ago
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Green Future Farming in Elgon Region Uganda

In November, The Green Future Farming project for Elgon Region in Uganda was launched by Aidenvironment, the Ministry of Water and Environment, and the Chief Administrative Officers for Kapchorwa, Kween, and Bukwo Districts. It is part of a wider program in East Africa to combat problems of declining soil fertility and water resources through landscape improvement, and local value chain reinvestment.

By Judith Knibbe 4 weeks ago
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“Going Bananas” to Restore Productivity and Food Security in the Philippines

With our partners Treelife, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), the Municipality of Carmen, and the University of Southern Mindanao in the Philippines, Aidenvironment has started work on an RVO-funded SDGP program on integrated water and agricultural value chains called “Going Bananas.” Shifting from unsustainable annual crops that lead to high erosion and water runoff toward an inclusive, profitable organic banana growing system will conserve soils and pull people out of poverty. 

By Judith Knibbe 4 months ago
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Green Future Farming for Dynamic Rural Economies in East Africa

Green Future Farming is a four-year project by a consortium of RAIN, MetaMeta, and Justdiggit, supported by IKEA Foundation, to show how regenerative agriculture can benefit both farmers and the environment in three different landscapes in Uganda, Ethiopia, and Kenya.

By Judith Knibbe 4 months ago
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WATER DIGEST DIALOGUE ON RAINWATER HARVESTING: CATCH & CONSERVE

On 19 August 2020 an online dialogue was organised on “Rainwater Harvesting: Catch & Conserve” by India’s magazine Water Digest. The dialogue witnessed many notable speakers from the water industry and helped augment the concept of rainwater harvesting by discussing technological advances, government initiatives, issues and challenges and also helped creating awareness among people. Among

By Judith Knibbe 5 months ago
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Rainwater Harvesting Unlocks Business Opportunities

Please join Aidenvironment and its CRR partners for a discussion on the main drivers of the fires in Brazil and Indonesia

By Judith Knibbe 7 months ago
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New Onions for Higher Yields, Better Health and Sustainable Livelihoods

Please join Aidenvironment and its CRR partners for a discussion on the main drivers of the fires in Brazil and Indonesia

By Judith Knibbe 7 months ago
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Reducing Risks Through Sustainable WASH Services in Bangladesh

New CRR analysis shows that ten palm oil companies were responsible for approximately 39,500 hectares of deforestation….

By Judith Knibbe 9 months ago