UK Aid’s Department for International Development (DFID)
The Department for International Development (DFID’s) mission is to help eradicate poverty in the world’s poorest countries. This is underpinned by their set of values:
- Ambition and determination to eliminate poverty
- Ability to work effectively with others
- Desire to listen, learn and be creative
- Diversity and the need to balance work and private life
- Professionalism and knowledge
Cardnois a global professional infrastructure and environmental services company that provides specialist expertise in the development and improvement of physical, economic and social infrastructure.Cardno Emerging Markets (East Africa) Ltd is a fully independent business located in Nairobi, Kenya (since 1985) and managed by a Kenyan Director. In that, we are truly a Kenyan organisation, deeply rooted in East Africa and able to respond to the region’s development agenda with solutions that are informed by a strong knowledge of the local situation. We understand the issues pertaining to climate change adaptation in Kenya and have been operational for over 30 years providing technical advisory support to climate change and adaptation around the world. For more information about Cardno visit our website at http://www.cardno.com/emergingmarkets.
Camco is an international sustainable development company with over 24 years’ experience working in delivering highly specialized advisory services through three main business lines: (i) climate change policy; (ii) renewable energy and rural development services; and (iii) agriculture, forestry and land-use services. With project operations and offices in Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Uganda, Togo, UK and USA, they assist their clients and partners to manage all aspects of climate change risk, ranging from vulnerability mapping and assessments, to public and private policy planning and strategy advisory, to climate change mitigation and adaptation planning, and disaster risk reduction.For more information about Camco visit their website at www.camcocleanenergy.com.
Ideas to Impact is led by IMC Worldwide in partnership with Institute of Development Studies (IDS), InnoCentive, ITAD, GVEP International and Tremolet Consulting. Ideas to Impact supports research and development in climate technologies for developing countries. Through the design and implementation of five innovation prizes, Ideas to Impact will test whether prizes can be designed to achieve significant benefits for marginalised and impoverished communities.For more information on Ideas to Impact visit the website http://www.ideastoimpact.net