SWITCH-Asia projects

In this section you can find specific details for each of the SWITCH-Asia projects. For further details on each of them (timeline, budget, project partners, etc.) download the latest "SWITCH-Asia Project Fact-sheet Brochure - 95 Projects at a Glance":

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Project title Country Sector SCP practice
ACIDLOOP India Fabricated metals industry Cleaner Production
ACMFN China, India, Indonesia Cross cutting issues Cleaner Production
AEMAS Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand Utilities sector Product design for sustainability
Agribusiness Access to Finance India Food and beverage Creating Demand for Better Products
Automotive SSCM Thailand Fabricated metals industry Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Bangladesh SusBuild Bangladesh Building materials industry Product design for sustainability
Bio-Energy Project Nepal Wood-based industry Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Biomass SP Malaysia Utilities sector Waste Management
BioTrade VN Vietnam Chemical sector Sustainable Supply Chain Management
CAPACITY - Food Supply Chain China Food and beverage Creating Demand for Better Products, Eco-labels
China Motor Challenge China Fabricated metals industry, Machinery industry Eco-labels, Product design for sustainability
Clean Batik Initiative Indonesia, Malaysia Textile and leather industry Product design for sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Cook Stoves Laos Business and products for the poor, Creating Demand for Better Products
Cotton Production Pakistan Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production
CSR Vietnam Vietnam Textile and leather industry Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management
Eat Greener Laos Food and beverage Creating Demand for Better Products, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Eco-Friendly Bamboo China Wood-based industry Business and products for the poor, Product design for sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Eco-Jute Bangladesh, India Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production
ECOLEBAN Bangladesh Textile and leather industry Environmental Management Systems
Edible Bamboo Shoot China Food and beverage Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management, Creating Demand for Better Products
EEPEx Sri Lanka Utilities sector Environmental Management Systems, Waste Management
Efficient Air Conditioners Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand Electrical equipment industry Eco-labels, Product design for sustainability
EMAS Global China China Electrical equipment industry Environmental Management Systems
ESEEC China Electrical equipment industry, Machinery industry Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management, Environmental Management Systems
FEES China Cross cutting issues Cleaner Production
Food & Beverages Sri Lanka Food and beverage Eco-labels
Get Green Vietnam Cross cutting issues Creating Demand for Better Products
Going Green India Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production
GPIOS Philippines Cross cutting issues Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management, Eco-labels
GPP Bhutan Bhutan Cross cutting issues Creating Demand for Better Products
Green Homes Nepal Building materials industry Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Creating Demand for Better Products
Green Products and Labelling Mongolia Food and beverage, Textile and leather industry Eco-labels, Product design for sustainability
Green Retail India Food and beverage Creating Demand for Better Products, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Greener Construction Project Mongolia Building materials industry Cleaner Production, Product design for sustainability
Greening Sri Lankan Hotels Sri Lanka Service industry Cleaner Production
Hand-Woven Eco-Textiles Indonesia, Philippines Textile and leather industry Business and products for the poor, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Heat Pump Water Heater Challenge China Machinery industry, Utilities sector Cleaner Production, Creating Demand for Better Products
High Efficiency Motors Philippines Electrical equipment industry Cleaner Production
Higher Efficiency of Transformers China Fabricated metals industry, Machinery industry Product design for sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
HP Cogen – Pak Pakistan Utilities sector Cleaner Production
Industrial Symbiosis China Chemical sector, Cross cutting issues Industrial symbiosis
Jute Diversified Products Bangladesh Wood-based industry Business and products for the poor, Product design for sustainability
Kabul Green Homes Afghanistan Electrical equipment industry Product design for sustainability
Lead Elimination Project Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand Chemical sector Cleaner Production
LEAP FELT DPR Korea Textile and leather industry Eco-labels, Creating Demand for Better Products
Lokta Handmade Paper Nepal Wood-based industry Product design for sustainability
Low Energy Housing China Building materials industry Cleaner Production, Environmental Management Systems
LP: Handle with Care Laos Service industry Eco-labels, Environmental Management Systems
MEET-BIS Cambodia Cambodia Machinery industry Environmental Management Systems
MEET-BIS Vietnam Vietnam Machinery industry Environmental Management Systems
METABUILD Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka Fabricated metals industry, Building materials industry Sustainable Supply Chain Management
MSME Clusters India Cross cutting issues, Fabricated metals industry Cleaner Production
Myanmar Cook Stove Myanmar Cross cutting issues Creating Demand for Better Products
PPP for 4Gs Nepal Chemical sector Waste Management
Printing and Dyeing China Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production
PRO-SUSTAIN India Textile and leather industry Creating Demand for Better Products
Prospect Indonesia Indonesia Wood-based industry Product design for sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Re-Tie Bangladesh Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management
Recycling Building Materials Mongolia Building materials industry Waste Management
Reducing Plastic Bag Waste Cambodia Cross cutting issues Waste Management
REWIN China Utilities sector Cleaner Production
SC in Urban China China Cross cutting issues Creating Demand for Better Products
SCI-PAK Pakistan Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production, Waste Management
SCOPE - Soybean Processing Indonesia Food and beverage Cleaner Production
SEID - Sustainable and Efficient Industrial Development Bhutan, Nepal Cross cutting issues Creating Demand for Better Products, Product design for sustainability
Sheep Wool Building Materials Mongolia Building materials industry Product design for sustainability
Shrimp Value Chain Vietnam Food and beverage Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Management
SMART Cebu Philippines Cross cutting issues, Wood-based industry
SMART Myanmar Myanmar Textile and leather industry Product design for sustainability, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
SMART Myanmar II Myanmar Textile and leather industry Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Creating Demand for Better Products
SPIN-VCL Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia Textile and leather industry Product design for sustainability
Sri Lanka Renewable Energy Sri Lanka Utilities sector Cleaner Production
SUPA Vietnam Food and beverage Sustainable Supply Chain Management
SUPP-Urb China China Wood-based industry, Machinery industry Creating Demand for Better Products, Eco-labels
SUS BIRD China Building materials industry Creating Demand for Better Products
Sustainable Auto-Rickshaw India Cleaner Production
Sustainable Building Materials - SuBuMa Malaysia Building materials industry Eco-labels, Product design for sustainability
Sustainable Carpet and Pashmina Nepal Textile and leather industry Cleaner Production
Sustainable Freight and Logistics Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Sustainable Rattan Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam Wood-based industry Cleaner Production, Product design for sustainability
SUSTEX India Textile and leather industry Business and products for the poor, Product design for sustainability
Timber Indonesia Indonesia Wood-based industry Eco-labels, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Tomato and Mango Value Chain Project Bangladesh Food and beverage Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Eco-labels
Tourism in Bhutan Bhutan Cross cutting issues, Service industry Product design for sustainability, Environmental Management Systems
Train the Trainers China Building materials industry, Wood-based industry Cleaner Production, Creating Demand for Better Products
VA3 China Cross cutting issues Cleaner Production
VSBK – Vertical Shaft Brick Kiln Nepal Building materials industry Cleaner Production
Water Stewardship Pakistan Pakistan Utilities sector Cleaner Production
WEEE Recycle India Electrical equipment industry, Utilities sector Waste Management
Western China SusBuild China Building materials industry Product design for sustainability
Women-centered ICS India Cross cutting issues Product design for sustainability
Wood Processing and Trade China, India, Vietnam Wood-based industry Eco-labels, Sustainable Supply Chain Management
WtE in Rice Milling Sector Cambodia Food and beverage Cleaner Production
ZCR for Sustainable Tourism Philippines, Thailand Service industry Product design for sustainability, Eco-labels
Zero Carbon Resorts - ZCR Philippines Service industry Product design for sustainability