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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The Best Farmers Are Successful Entrepreneurs

Project Alba has found a cost-effective way to coach Cambodian farmers on the managerial skills they need to thrive in a changing market. Farming is a key industry in Cambodia, but unfortunately this past year…

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Aquaponics Farming Instills Hope

Forty-six-year-old Herbert Munyambaraga lives in Munyonyo, Kampala district in Uganda with his wife and six children, and used to be a successful timber dealer. One fateful day he received a phone call from one of…

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Securing Water for Food Annual Convening and 5th Anniversary Celebration at SIWI World Water Week

In celebration of our 5th year anniversary, SWFF hosted the annual innovator convening during World Water Week. Organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), World Water Week is the largest global event focusing on…

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SWFF Case Study: Identifying and Supporting Innovators at the Water-Ag Nexus

A billion people on the planet do not have enough to eat. Changes in weather patterns combined with population shifts are compounding the problem. Increased agricultural production is needed; yet agriculture already accounted for 70%…

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SWFF Graduates Share Lessons Learned at “Unconference”

In celebration of Securing Water for Food’s 5th anniversary and the program’s achievements, SWFF innovators, graduates, founding partners, and others convened in Stockholm, Sweden at World Water Week. The week began with the annual “unconference,”…

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

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