SWITCH-Asia stand at the 2017 European Development Days

Network Facility news

SDGs and Women’s Empowerment: SWITCH-Asia featured at 1st ASEM Conference on Women’s Economic Empowerment
"Women's empowerment is the most important project for humanity in the 21st century. Without it, no other human project - including Sustainable… Read more
Transitioning towards the circular economy: SMEs from SWITCH-Asia show the way forward in Asia at the first World Circular Economy Forum
As the world is approaching the limits of its natural resources availability, 1,500 representatives from governments, researchers, experts and… Read more
At the EDDs 2017, Visitors “Get a Feeling” of the SWITCH Programmes
14.06.2017 Belgium
Every year in June, the European Union celebrates the "European Development Days" (EDDs), the largest annual gathering of the development community… Read more
Strengthening SWITCH-Asia Impact via Monitoring & Reporting and Blending Mechanisms For Finance
12.06.2017 Thailand
On 15-17 May 2017, the SWITCH-Asia Network Facility organised a set of events to streamline the impact reporting of SWITCH-Asia projects, facilitate… Read more

Projects news

Bringing green building materials into campuses
27.06.2017 Bangladesh
"Today's event will at least help us to start thinking about how to build a better future for our next generation through adopting green… Read more
Leveraging ICT for Development: Smartphone app helps garment factory workers navigate labour laws & OHS
13.06.2017 Myanmar
"When we started working with Myanmar's garment workers, fewer than 1% of them owned smart phones. Now, over 90% do. This is an amazing shift in just… Read more
The vision of a Nepali entrepreneur behind his textile recycling business
12.05.2017 Nepal
58-year-old Ram Bahadur Gurung is a former aide-de-camp of Nepal's late King Dipendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev. While accompanying the King on a State… Read more

Policy Support Components news

Sustainable Chef Challenge
14.06.2017 Thailand
Leading Bangkok Chefs Use Rescued Ingredients to Promote Food Waste Awareness Read more

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