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Using technology to challenge poverty

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Moving Energy Initiative

Practical Action Consulting is working on the Moving Energy Initiative (MEI), an innovative project that seeks to meet the energy needs of displaced people in a safe, sustainable manner, developing solutions for heating/cooling, cooking, lighting, electrification and water and sanitation.

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News from our blogs

Learning from 2014 Karnali River Floods in West Nepal

As part of Zurich’s flood resilience program, the post event review capability (PERC) provides research and independent reviews of large flood events. It seeks to answer questions related to aspects of flood resilience, flood risk management and catastrophe intervention. It looks at what has work...
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Simple technology - great results!

Resident of Chitwan District of Nepal, 51 year old Ramlal Chaudary’s family has been dependent on agriculture for generations. But in the recent times, it was getting difficult to sustain his family of nine through agriculture alone. Recently, he had started driving tractor as a side business. Bu...
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Giving a voice to the voiceless

Practical Action’s Community Based Approaches (CBA) has gone a long way in addressing the issue of inequality in access to power and decision making in vulnerable communities.  I will never forget the feeling of gratitude that Zvishavane Ward 19 expressed after undergoing this training. Simon ...
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Bio-dyke construction brings rays of hope in Northern Afghanistan

A recent flooding in remote part of Northern Afghanistan killing 80 people and leaving thousands homeless was one of the most talked about news in leading newspaper including the Guardian. Likewise, last month a landslide triggered by heavy rain buried large sections of a remote north-eastern vil...
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