A billion people don't have enough to eat.

SWFF sources and accelerates innovations that enable the production of more food with less water and/or make more water available.

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Tons of Food Produced with SWFF funds

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Bhungroo – Naireeta Services




Saline Vegetables – Lal Teer Seed Ltd


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Meeting Strict SWFF Milestones Was Incentive for Bangladesh Innovator

There was a time five years ago when Nazmul Chowdhury wasn’t at all sure if the Securing Water for Food (SWFF) program the Bangladeshi development expert signed up for was his cup of tea. After all,…

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The Potato: Enriching the Lives of Sierra Leone Women

Women in Sierra Leone are finding economic salvation and stature through the unlikely emergence of the lowly potato with the help of SkyFox Ltd. and its aquaculture business. But it’s not just any old potato. It’s…

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Aquaculture Farming in Sierra Leone was Impossible, Until It Wasn’t

Patrick Apoya took a page out of the late South African leader Nelson Mandela’s book when he sought to expand his SkyFox Ltd. aquaculture business to Sierra Leone with a little help from his friends. In…

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Beach Therapy Leads To Pivoting for Success in Peru

The Peruvian coastline is bathed by Pacific waves all year long. This is good news for surfers and is also good for strategic thinking and solving problems in Peru’s agriculture sector, says German Mori Arbulu. “I…

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WE4F: A Calculated Gamble

Time moves in an eye blink. It was only 30 years ago that the Hubble Telescope was launched, the US and allies went to war with Iraq in Desert Storm and the world wide web…

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Approximately 70% of women work in agriculture in low-income, food-deficit countries.

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