Water and Energy for Food (WE4F)

With Kiu's commitment to bridge SMEs within their communities, businesses and credit in developing countries, we support Water and Energy for Food in their aim to to scale ground-breaking water-energy-food innovations to impact food security, gender and poverty reduction in an environmentally-sustainable way.

Kiu encourages the youth and mid-stage innovators in Southeast Asia who have game-changing innovations operating at the nexus of sustainable, renewable energy and agriculture.

  1. Access customized acceleration services from the WE4F Asia Regional Hub;

  2. Join a Co-creation workshop in Bangkok, Thailand in March 2020 to discuss challenges and opportunities in the renewable energy, and agriculture nexus in Asia;

  3. Participate in the Clean Asia Energy Forum in Manila, the Philippines in June 2020;

  4. Win up to $100,000 for the Mid-Stage Innovator Prize!

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The Water and Energy for Food (“WE4F”) Challenge Fund is a partnership among the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Sweden through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.