Civil society

Turudi Shule – a new project awarded

SustainableEnergy in collaboration with the Victoria Institute for Research on Environment and Development (VIRED International) have been awarded a new project in Homa Bay County, Kenya. The project is situated in two specific fishing communities on the shore of Lake Victoria and is expected to start up in April 2019. “Turudi Shule – Empowering girls…

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Turudi Shule – Empowering Girls against Jaboya

When the men land their catch at Lake Victoria, women are ready to buy fish for the local market. Since the competition for the catch is tough, it is common for women to pay with sexual services to the fishermen. In Luo language, this life-threatening practice, that women pay with sex for fish, is called…

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External Evaluation of SE’s’ Climate Advocacy Projects in East and West Africa

From April to June 2018, an external evaluation was conducted of the two projects; AcceleratingtheImplementationofRegionalPoliciesonCleanEnergyinWestAfrica(ACE) and PromotingImplementationoftheParisAgreementinEastAfricawithafocusonpro-poorlowemission development (PIPA). Both projects are financed through the Fund for Climate and Environment (FCE) for Danish CSOs’ interventionsinpartnershipwithCSOsintheGlobalSouth.ThefundsupportsDanishCSOs’cooperationwithpartner organizations, networks, and alliances to advocate for climate and environmental themes primarily at regional and internationallevels. The ACE and PIPA…

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Participatory Environmental Governance – Mali Folkecenter publishes a compilation of approach and experiences.

What does it take to produce sustainable results within a programme designed around the principles of participatory environmental governance? Mali Folkecenter has produced a short and informative note on this, sharing their experiences and providing us with their operational and strategic suggestions on how best to do this. The short reader friendly document builds on…

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Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC)

The Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) provides holistic, country-driven support to accelerate the development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant climate and clean energy technologies. The KCIC provides incubation, capacity building services and financing to Kenyan entrepreneurs and new ventures that are developing innovative solutions in energy, water and agribusiness to address climate change challenges.…

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ADEL Sofala

ADEL was established in 1999 and SE has collaborated with ADEL since 2004. ADEL is one of the most influential environmental NGO’s in Sofala Province in Central Mozambique. ADEL Sofala is a partner in the NRMC programme. Read more about ADEL Sofala here…

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Centre Ecologique Albert Schweitzer Burkina Faso (CEAS Burkina)

The overall mission of CEAS Burkina is to participate in the fight against poverty and desertification for sustainable development in Africa in general and specifically in Burkina Faso. CEAS Burkina is an independent member of the global CEAS Network. CEAS is a partner in the ACE project. Read more about CEAS Burkina here…

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Community Rehabilitation &Environmental Protection (CREP) Programme

CREP Programme is committed to the enhancement of community awareness and empowerment on issues affecting the vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community, supporting needy small- scale farmers, community groups and other vulnerable individuals regardless of race, age, gender, education, geographical or ethnic origin, or religion. CREP is a partner in the DaCCA programme. Read…

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Environment and Development Action in the Third World (ENDA)

ENDA was established as a Senegalese non-profit organization in 1972. In 2008, ENDA reorganized itself to become a global network, ENDA Tiers Monde. ENDA Energy is a thematic entity within ENDA Tiers Monde that works for sustainable energy solutions for the poor, climate justice and civil society development. ENDA is a partner in the ACE…

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