The World Food Programme's online software helping to provide school meals for those in need by calculating affordable, nutritional school menus from locally sourced ingredients by smallholder farms.World Food Programme website
The Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS) model eco village combines sustainable livelihoods and mangrove ecosystem conservation to reduce pollution and resource exploitation.BEDS website
Ya’axché Conservation Trust raised environmental awareness by creating a community-led partnership that co-manages Belize’s first cacao-agroforestry concession within a protected area.Ya’axché website
FUNDECOR ensures the quality and quantity of water in the sub-watersheds of the Grande and Virilla Rivers by creating the first public-private and civil society water fund in Costa Rica.Agua Tica website
The Citizen Farm project helps communities produce their own food sustainably and experience the direct benefits from gardening, by building urban farms on rooftops and under-utilised spaces.Citizen Farm website
UpTrade helps low-income, off-grid households in water stressed rural communities by providing direct access to local markets where their livestock can be bartered for solar-powered water pumps.UpTrade website
SafetyNet Technologies’ (SNTech) 'Pisces' is a light-emitting device that fishermen can retrofit to commercial fishing gear to attract the fish they mean to catch and repel other species.SafetyNet Technologies website
The Nimr Water Treatment Plant (NWTP) created a new ecosystem and a resilient environment by constructing a wetland in a desert, which is now a habitat for birds, fish and other wildlife.NWTP project (PDF)
Seychelles’ Conservation and Climate Adaptation Trust (SeyCCAT) and the Development Bank of Seychelles (DBS) created the world's first sovereign Blue Bond, a financial instrument for marine protection and the ocean economy.SeyCCAT website
Quality access to basic services including clean water, sanitation, waste management and electricity in challenging environments such as post-disaster communities, emergency situations and refugee settlements.
Promoting alternative employment and income opportunities, women in the workplace, competitive products and services, and improved market access.
Access to reliable and affordable healthcare, education systems and delivery.
Protecting human, economic and natural assets, through the adoption and implementation of resilience measures.
Smarter consumption and resource management to better meet increasing water, food and energy requirements for a growing global population.