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Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF)

The Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF), established in 1988, is a leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to accelerate sustainable development through partnerships that deliver impact at scale. GETF builds and manages high impact public-private partnerships improving the lives of over 10 million people in 65 countries through water access, sanitation and hygiene, health systems strengthening, entrepreneurship, women’s empowerment, sustainable agriculture and climate resilience. Partnership platforms under GETF’s management include the Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN), The Coca-Cola Foundation’s signature community water initiative, the Water and Development Alliance (WADA) and Project Last Mile Partnership (PLM) both partnerships between The Coca-Cola Company and USAID. GETF serves as the Secretariat for two high-impact water coalitions – Global Water Challenge and the US Water Partnership.  For more information visit http://www.getf.org.

    Oceans 2050 Receives 2021 Keeling Curve Prize for Pathbreaking Seaweed Carbon Work Image

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    08-06-21

    Oceans 2050 Receives 2021 Keeling Curve Prize for Pathbreaking Seaweed Carbon Work

    Oceans 2050 is honored to announce its selection as a 2021 laureate of the Keeling Curve Prize. Each year, the Keeling Curve Prize Selection Committee identifies and funds the best climate solutions the world has to offer.
    Global Water Challenge and Cargill Launch Community Water Initiative to Improve Safe Drinking Water Access in Priority Watersheds Image

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    06-03-21

    Global Water Challenge and Cargill Launch Community Water Initiative to Improve Safe Drinking Water Access in Priority Watersheds

    Cargill and Global Water Challenge (GWC) launch a community water initiative, Cargill Currents, to address water challenges faced by local communities in priority watersheds.
    Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN) Positively Impacting 6 Million Lives Through Improved Clean Water Access, Sanitation Across Continent Image

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    03-25-21

    Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN) Positively Impacting 6 Million Lives Through Improved Clean Water Access, Sanitation Across Continent

    Water security is critical to building resilient communities and economic empowerment across Africa.
    women for water and Lasting Smiles Lip Care Partner to Accelerate Safe Water Access in U.S. Image

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    03-22-21

    women for water and Lasting Smiles Lip Care Partner to Accelerate Safe Water Access in U.S.

    In celebration of World Water Day, Global Water Challenge (GWC), an international coalition committed to universal access to clean water and community empowerment, announced its latest partnership to help address water access and quality challenges in the United States.
    Oceans 2050 Receives Grant From WWF, With Support From Bezos Earth Fund, for Global Effort to Quantify Seaweed Carbon Sequestration Image

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    03-18-21

    Oceans 2050 Receives Grant From WWF, With Support From Bezos Earth Fund, for Global Effort to Quantify Seaweed Carbon Sequestration

    Today, Oceans 2050 Co-Founder Alexandra Cousteau and Chief Scientist Professor Carlos Duarte announced a new grant for their work from World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
    Leading Athletes and Sports Influencers Join water4Her Campaign Image

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    03-08-21

    Leading Athletes and Sports Influencers Join water4Her Campaign

    To mark International Women’s Day, leading female athletes and influencers from the sporting world are lending their support to the cause of empowering 100,000 East African women through clean water access. 
    Global Water Challenge & The Coca-Cola Foundation Announce Support for Ten New Grantees Image

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    12-15-20

    Global Water Challenge & The Coca-Cola Foundation Announce Support for Ten New Grantees

    Global Water Challenge (GWC) and The Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF) announced US$1.28MM in new grantmaking from their ongoing partnership to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across Eurasia, the Middle East, and North Africa.
    Leading Impact Investors, Water Experts Launch Water Finance Exchange Image

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    12-01-20

    Leading Impact Investors, Water Experts Launch Water Finance Exchange

    Millions of people across the U.S. lack access to safe, reliable, and affordable drinking and wastewater services.
    water4Her Campaign Launches to Mobilize 100,000 Women to Empower 100,000 Women Through Clean Water Image

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    11-18-20

    water4Her Campaign Launches to Mobilize 100,000 Women to Empower 100,000 Women Through Clean Water

    women for water™, a clean water and women’s empowerment action platform, and two-time Super Bowl winner Chris Long’s premier athlete-led initiative Waterboys, announced today that they will partner on the water4Her campaign to empower 100,000 East African women and girls through clean water access.
    Oceans 2050 Leads Global Effort to Quantify Seaweed Carbon Sequestration Image

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    10-22-20

    Oceans 2050 Leads Global Effort to Quantify Seaweed Carbon Sequestration

    Today, Oceans 2050 Co-Founder Alexandra Cousteau and Chief Scientist Professor Carlos Duarte announced the launch of a groundbreaking global study that will help restore abundance to the world’s oceans while advancing climate restoration through seaweed aquaculture.
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    Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF)

    Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF)

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