A pilot project of renewable energy in Sumba island as a living proof for the bright future of sustainable energy. The goal of this project is to make Sumba island 100% electrify by renewable energy on the year of 2020.
The municipality of Fort Portal, in partnership with Kabarole Research and Resource Centre (KRC), IIED and Hivos, is organising the first People’s Summit on Food on 20 and 21 April 2016 in Fort Portal, Uganda. The People’s Summit will bring together politicians, street food vendors, farmers, nutrition experts and other actors from the local food system.
To support the International Open Data Charter’s work and show strong commitment to its principles, Hivos has endorsed this network of governments, civil society organisations, private businesses and multilateral organisations. The Open Data charter works for the adoption and implementation of shared open data principles in order to put actionable data in the hands of citizens and to generate social and economic progress around the world.