Representatives from West African farmer organizations, national and international research institutions, national and international development organizations , technical and financial partners, participated in a workshop focused on approaches to farmer-led research.
Steeds meer burgers, beleidsmakers en ondernemers in de stad en op het platteland zien de voordelen om meer met elkaar samen te werken. Maar hoe verbind je de stad en het platteland eigenlijk? En wat bedoelen we precies als we het hebben over ‘het verbeteren van stad-land relaties’?
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA) has sponsored a special contest for video documentation of farmer-led innovation in the face of climate change, in addition to the many other farmer innovations being exhibited at the West African Farmer Innovati
Out of nearly 500 application submitted, Groundswell International, in collaboration with ETC Foundation, Sahel Eco, Association Nourrir Sans Détruire (ANSD) and Agrecol Afrique was selected as one of the 17 teams to identify resilience problems and produce transformative solut
Since ENERGIA’s establishment in 1996, the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy has contributed substantially to raising awareness on gender mainstreaming and to piloting innovative approaches on the topic.
Early in 2013 ETC Nederland acquired an important evaluation assignment in the domain of nutrition security. It concerns a series of evaluations of twin programmes executed by UNICEF in Asia (five countries) and in Africa (four countries).
Gebieden in Nederland staan voor nieuwe uitdagingen. De vaste rolverdeling tussen burgers, ondernemers, overheden, organisaties en vernieuwers is aan het verschuiven. Burgers en ondernemers nemen steeds vaker zelf het heft in eigen hand.
ETC aims to enhance people’s access to energy in rural and peri-urban areas. We focus on business development support, gender mainstreaming and strengthening technical capacity and skills.More...
ETC focuses on sustainable use of natural resources (land, water, forest, biodiversity) through people-centred approaches. We aim for institutional change through multi-stakeholder approaches. We support capacity building, action research and advisory activities that enhance livelihoods of people living in rural areas..More ...
ETC aims to contribute to equitable and high-quality public health services in low and middle income countries. We focus on Performance Based Financing, Impact Evaluation in SRHR and health sector performance. We offer short and medium term consultancy services to governments, NGOs and the private sector.
RURAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE NETHERLANDS
ETC is not only active in development cooperation abroad; we also work closer to home. Here, as there, our goal is to contribute to sustainable actions of citizens, businesses and government. Our work in rural areas in the Netherlands benefits from our experiences in the South.More...
FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITY
ETC promotes resilient (sustainable, fair, flexible and inclusive) food systems in which sustainable production and nutritious diets are naturally linked, supported by multiple linkages between cities and country side. We focus on the first 1,000 days, the window of opportunity that can make all the difference for healthy growth and development of populations – as opposed to inter-generational malnutrition and poverty. More ...