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A common scene in rural Uganda; in places where protected water sources already exist but are not functioning.

Secure safe water in sub-Saharan Africa

Project Reference: AAAF-0013

This project aims to create financial incentives for safe water and hygiene service providers by pioneering a water credits market through a Payment-By-Results (PBR) mechanism in rural Uganda. [more...]

The Volta Basin - one of the basins identified for implementation under the Africa Water, Development and Climate Programme (WACDEP)

Strengthening water security and climate resilience in Africa

Project Reference: TAAF-0026

CDKN is supporting the work of the African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) and the Global Water Partnership (GWP) to develop a framework to help develop investment and financing strategies to promote water security for climate resilient development in Africa. [more...]

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Resilience to climate change in the semi-arid region of Brazil

In the semi-arid region of North-eastern Brazil, an enterprise called Adapta Sertão has been developed to help smallholders adapt to climate change impacts. The project works to create sustainable livelihoods for small-scale farmers by helping to guarantee food security and stable incomes despite unpredictable rainfall. [more...]