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SWFF Innovators
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Countries
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Tons of food produced with SWFF funds

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BioEnsure® – Adaptive Symbiotic Technologies

United States, India

Rainmaker – MyRain LLC

India

The Barsha Pump – aQysta Holding BV

Nepal

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SWFF Publishes Program Gender Report

Over the past year and a half, Securing Water for Food Founding Partners (USAID, Sweden through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, and the South African…

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Securing Water for Food: A Grand Challenge for Development Announces Fourth Call for Innovations

$7.5 million competition seeks innovations to improve water and food security, gender equality, and reduce poverty to receive up to $2 million in funding and acceleration support WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Agency for International…

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How an Affordable Greenhouse Can Turn $1,200 in Revenue into $120,000

For Artur Mucachua, a 47-year-old Mozambique farmer with seven children, a greenhouse changed his life. He wasn’t a farmer by training — he received his formal education in South Africa, joined the army for five…

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This Hyperlocal Weather Forecast Mobile Delivery Service is Helping Farmer Improve Harvests

In Africa, about 95% of all food production is dependent on rain-fed agriculture which means that any changes in rainfall patterns could be catastrophic for the food security of millions of people on the continent….

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New App Detects Rainfall, Helps 80,000 African Farmers

Farmers across six Sub-Saharan African countries can now increase their yields thanks to a new mobile app predicting rainfall and indicating optimum fertilizing and harvesting times. The app, created by Ignitia — a tropical weather…

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