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    Aim To reduce new HIV infections among high-risk populations (also referred to as key populations): men who have sex with men, sex workers, and transgender people. Where Bolivia Why Even though the prevalence rate of HIV among the general population in Bolivia is low at 0.3%, there is an HIV epidemic concentrated mostly among high-risk […]

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    Aim The fund’s mission is to catalyze a sustainable, inclusive and green economy by investing in scalable organizations in emerging markets. It aims to help develop a sustainable financial sector supportive of inclusive, sustainable food value chains to benefit small-scale farmers and enable access to clean, affordable and reliable energy for low-income households and SMEs. […]

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    Aim To ensure that companies and CSR initiatives include a community-based approach to getting children out of work and into formal quality education in their policies and practices – one which is subsequently promoted and strengthened by governments, policymakers and (inter)national organizations. Where Asia and Africa Why There is still a way to go before […]

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    This page provides a number of papers and publications that explain the Sustainable Diets for All (SD4ALL) programme in greater detail and give broader context to its activities. The spice of life: the fundamental role of diversity on the farm and on the plate Biodiversity loss is one of the areas where humanity is operating furthest outside […]

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    Aim To co-create an overall business support and promotion structure for social entrepreneurs who want to run economically sound businesses with a focus on social and/or environmental impact because they believe this is the path towards sustainable job and income creation and positive environmental change. Where Middle East and North Africa, East Africa, Southern Africa, […]

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    Climate change puts coffee production under great strain, as coffee cultivation is threatened in regions that are most vulnerable to it. In countries as diverse as Brazil, Honduras, Uganda and Vietnam, areas currently suitable for the cash crop will decrease substantially by as early as 2020. This could potentially disrupt production and trade practices significantly. […]

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    Integrating women and youth in the coffee value chain Coffee Toolkit 2015 (PDF file) was developed by SCP, Agri-ProFocus, Fair & Sustainable Advisory Services, IDH and Hivos for the coffee industry, in response to the demand for knowledge on how to best integrate women and youth in the coffee value chain and provides practical approaches […]

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    Aim To empower women living with HIV in Latin America to demand their right to access comprehensive HIV services that address their needs. Where Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru Why Women with HIV in Latin America face the burden of the disease in a context of […]

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    Aim To ensure at least 15 years of full-time formal education for children, change the attitudes of those who keep children in work, and help create reliable sources of income for adults who see no alternative but to send their children to work. Where Asia, Africa and Latin America Why Hivos believes all people have […]

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    Aim To combat deforestation in the Amazon and seek enforcement of the land rights of indigenous peoples living there, while calling to account companies, investors, governments and agri-businesses that abuse their power to profit from destroying the rainforest. Where Brazil, Ecuador and Peru Why Rainforests provide us with oxygen and fresh water, store greenhouse gases […]