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Celebrating 50 years of Earth Day

On this historic anniversary, WAFA recognizes the sustainability entrepreneurs who bring positive solutions to the challenge of climate change. There’s so much we can each do to help restore our planet!

Young people are leading the way! Let’s join them!
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Celebrating 50 years of Earth Day 2020

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Making the difference!

WAFA recognizes and promotes sustainable solutions that ensure safe drinking water, clean air and food for all.

WAFA Award Celebrations

Mazhapolima Rainwater Runoff Project

Water Award

Over  30.000 rainwater harvesting systems installed in India – guaranteeing healthy water for households throughout the dry season.

Nicaragua Solar Ovens

Air Award

745 solar ovens built and installed in Nicaragua – boosting family health and reducing deforestation.

PPLF Fish Farm Project

Food Award

345 women’s aquaculture businesses established in rural Nigeria – providing sustainable income and healthy food for the communities.

Embomvini School

Youth Award

Established a wetland cleanup campaign,  permaculture garden,  water reduction pledges and water conservation projects.

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, WAFA is recognizing our sustainability entrepreneurs who bring positive climate change.

Impact Brought by Our Social Entrepreneurs

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Shared Goals

Since 2008 WAFA Awards has been committed to the UN Global Compact corporate responsibility initiative and its principles in the areas of clean water, hunger, sustainability, and the environment.

United Nations Development Programme:  The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity.

Out of 17, WAFA directly contributes to 9 goals.


Application Information

Award Winners

Sustainability Entrepeneurs



Award Celebrations