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    Aim Hosted by Hivos since 2016, ENERGIA wants to contribute to universal, equal and equitable access to and control over sustainable energy for all, putting women at the center of its efforts. Where Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania. Why Women and men’s energy needs and uses differ, as do […]

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    Aim To combat deforestation in the Amazon and seek enforcement of the land rights of indigenous peoples living there, while calling to account companies, investors, governments and agri-businesses that abuse their power to profit from destroying the rainforest. Where Brazil, Ecuador and Peru Why Rainforests provide us with oxygen and fresh water, store greenhouse gases […]

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    Aim To improve labor conditions for women working in global horticulture supply chains (flowers, fresh vegetables, beans, avocados and chilies) through fair wages, security in the workplace and good working conditions. Where Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe Why Women doing unskilled, low paid and flexible jobs hardly ever benefit, no matter how […]

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    Aim To increase the availability of nutritious and climate-resilient seeds and to ensure farmers have freedom of choice by preventing exclusive or monopolistic rights on knowledge and genetic resources for food and agriculture. Where East Africa and Southern Africa Why Seed diversity, crucial for food security and nutritious diets, is decreasing dramatically as industrial agriculture […]

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    Aim To meet energy needs of women and men for their daily activities and livelihoods by transitioning to renewable energy systems that create economic opportunities (especially for women) and reduce the effects of climate change. Where El Salvador, Guatemala, Indonesia, Malawi, Nepal, Nicaragua, Kenya, Tanzania, Zimbabwe Why Energy lies at the heart of human progress. […]

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    Aim To increase the safety of human rights defenders under (digital) threat or attack, and improve the effectiveness of the digital emergency response network. Where Worldwide Why Internet has become an indispensable tool for citizens to express their views and fight for their rights, but online privacy and freedom are becoming part of the civic […]

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    Aim To make more sustainable, diverse, healthy and nutritious food available for low-income citizens in target countries. Where Indonesia, Uganda, Zambia, Bolivia Why The world is producing more food than ever; however, the current food system is not benefiting everyone equally, and not all have access to healthy and nutritious food produced in a manner […]

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    Aim To ensure citizens have equal and inclusive access to public goods and services and can meaningfully engage in public resource allocation and policy decisions. Where Bolivia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Kenya, Malawi, Philippines, Tanzania Why When governments spend taxpayers’ money on contracts with private companies to provide public goods, services and infrastructure, there is too often […]