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Petra Wadström Swedish Elle Social Entrepreneur of the year

ELLE and Le Comptoir de l’Innovation have created a unique award dedicated to female social entrepreneurship, the “ELLE IMPACT² AWARD”….
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Implementation of hot, clean water project empowers women

In order to implement and roll out the technology we recommend a livelihood approach focusing on women empowerment. By making…
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Solvatten Winner of Urban Poor UNFCCC

Swedish Solvatten has been awarded the prestigious “Momentum for Change Lighthouse Award” spearheaded by the UN Climate Change secretariat, UNFCCC….
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Not just clean water

Over 90 000 people in Turkana county, Kenya are now benefiting from Solvatten. In a joint project with local health…
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Not just clean water

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Solvatten win UNFCCC lighthouse award

Solvatten has been awarded the prestigious Momentum for Change Lighthouse award spearheaded by the UN Climate Change Secretariat. This award…
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New partnerships

The number of humanitarian organisations distributing SOLVATTEN grows around the world. We welcome Plan International and the Salvation Army in our…
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Shining light on the situation in Darashakran
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Shining light on the situation in Darashakran

After months of preparations the shipment of SOLVATTEN reached Kobane and the Darashakran refugee camp in Kurdistan hosting more than…
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We welcome Plan International and the Salvation Army

The number of humanitarian organisations distributing SOLVATTEN grows around the world. We welcome Plan International and the Salvation Army in our…
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Shining light on the situation in Darashakran

Finally, after months of preparations the shipment of SOLVATTEN reached Kobane and the Darashakran refugee camp in Kurdistan hosting more…
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Scaling up – increasing sustainability and impact

Sustainable business models are vital to long-term impact. Thanks to funding from the European Union, Solvatten is exploring partnerships and…
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Woman of the Year 2015!

Petra Wadström was awarded to Woman of the Year 2015 by women network SWEA International.  The jury states that Petras creativity…
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Five Years Later And Still Using it

Last month we visited Meru in Kenya to see first-hand the impact Solvatten is having on people’s lives. Whilst there,…
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The perfect mix of micronutrient powder and safe, warm water

We are studying how the impact of Solvatten is of help to families with malnourished children in the Kakuma Refugee…
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New approach to global health challenges

STOCKHOLM – Swecare and the Swedish Health Initiatives group are hosting a seminar today to discuss innovative approaches to solving…
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Accelerating social innovations in healthcare

What we can do to accelerate development, introduction, and spread of social innovations in healthcare: http://www.siani.se/event/innovation-impact-new-approaches-global-health-challenges/march-2015 Swedish Health Initiatives is a…
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With a few litres of clean drinking water

SLU, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences recently published a cost benefit analysis of the socio-economic effects from implementing household…
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Sanitary, economic and environmental impacts of Solvatten in the West African rural context: case of the rural municipality of Dialakorodji (Mali)

Solvatten has participated in different projects across West Africa. In the academic study Sanitary, economic and environmental impacts of Solvatten…
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Reporting from Kakuma

Solvatten Kakuma, Kenya from Solvatten on Vimeo. This video from Kakuma, Kenya is produced by the international NGO Norwegian Refugee…
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Happy Holidays!

This year we invite you to participate in a fundraise for the people of Turkana in north Kenya. Life in this…
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