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  • Title: Nexus, Carbon For Development, fight against climate change and poverty
    Descriptive info: .. Become A Member.. Support Nexus.. Useful Links.. Search:.. Skip to Content.. Jump to Main Navigation and Login.. Jump to additional Information.. Search, View and Navigation.. In order to enjoy the full experience of the Nexus website, please enable JavaScript in your browser.. Home.. About Us.. Members.. Projects.. Partners.. Get Involved.. News.. Contact Us.. Latest Updates.. OUR RECENT NEWS:.. COP20 Lima: Nexus to moderate a side event.. Nexus’s first crowdfunding campaign raises $35,000 in less than 24 hours!.. Uganda Carbon Bureau won the 2014 Innovative Energy Project of the Year.. Nexus Conference: “Innovative Finance for Sustainable Development on 11- 12 November 2014 in Singapore.. TEAR Australia supports New Lao Stove project.. OUR PUBLICATIONS:.. Performance of Designated Operational Entities in household energy projects.. Improved Cookstove Market Assessment for Cambodia/Laos: A guide for improved  ...   , in a.. sustainable.. manner.. ”.. ~ The Charter of the Nexus founders.. Welcome To Nexus.. There is considerable.. untapped potential for the carbon market to contribute to sustainable development.. Inappropriate methodologies, high transaction costs and cultural gaps between the development world and the finance world can prevent development stakeholders from accessing carbon finance.. Also, there is a strong need from development stakeholders for assistance in implementing carbon projects.. Nexus is the answer of the development actors to these challenges.. Nexus is a cooperative of development organizations that support vulnerable communities by.. scaling up successful climate-friendly projects.. This nonprofit and collaborative structure enables members to share expertise and services, access technical assistance and international funding opportunities such as carbon finance.. Additional Information.. NEXUS PROJECT MAP.. Copyright 2009 NEXUS.. Created by OPUS.. To Top..

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  • Title: Become a Nexus member
    Descriptive info: Become a member.. Invest / Donate.. Sponsor.. Purchase carbon credits.. Volunteer.. How To Become A Nexus Member?.. Nexus services are available to Nexus member organizations only.. Membership is open to organizations which share a common vision, mission and values with Nexus.. Membership approval is at the discretion of the Nexus Board of Directors.. Why become a member?.. You are a development practitioner (NGO, social entrepreneur,)….. … whose projects tackle both poverty and climate change.. You need access to the carbon market ….. … but are slowed down by lengthy and costly procedures.. Nexus can support you throughout the project lifecycle to access carbon financing in a timely and cost-effective manner.. Being a member of Nexus comes with a certain number of rights and obligations, intended to guarantee Nexus’ optimal efficiency and ensure benefits for all its members.. Rights and obligations.. Rights:.. Access Nexus technical support at a discounted price (from project creation to verification and carbon marketing).. Access funding raised by Nexus.. Participate in general meetings and be elected to the Nexus Board of Directors.. Obligations:.. Allocate human resources to Nexus.. Implement high-quality carbon projects.. Share expertise and knowledge with other Nexus members.. Pay annual membership fee.. How to become a member?.. The application process is in 2 steps:.. Membership application.. The selection committee reviews the application form and assesses the applicant’s eligibility.. If eligible, an in depth screening is performed to assess capacity in management, impact, financial sustainability, projects and network.. To find out more about the membership process, please submit the following form.. Inquiry Form.. We make it easy for you.. Complete our simple online inquiry form and one of  ...   Egypt.. El Salvador.. Equatorial Guinea.. Eritrea.. Estonia.. Ethiopia.. Falkland Islands.. Faroe Islands.. Fiji.. Finland.. France.. French Guiana.. French Polynesia.. Gabon.. Gambia.. Georgia.. Germany.. Ghana.. Gibraltar.. Greece.. Greenland.. Grenada.. Guadeloupe.. Guam.. Guatemala.. Guinea.. Guinea-Bissau.. Guyana.. Haiti.. Heard Island and McDonald Islands.. Honduras.. Hong Kong.. Hungary.. Iceland.. India.. Indonesia.. Iran.. Iraq.. Ireland.. Israel.. Italy.. Jamaica.. Japan.. Jordan.. Kazakhstan.. Kenya.. Kiribati.. Kuwait.. Kyrgyzstan.. Laos.. Latvia.. Lebanon.. Lesotho.. Liberia.. Libya.. Liechtenstein.. Lithuania.. Luxembourg.. Macao.. Madagascar.. Malawi.. Malaysia.. Maldives.. Mali.. Malta.. Marshall Islands.. Martinique.. Mauritania.. Mauritius.. Mayotte.. Mexico.. Micronesia.. Moldova.. Monaco.. Mongolia.. Montenegro.. Montserrat.. Morocco.. Mozambique.. Myanmar.. Namibia.. Nauru.. Nepal.. Netherlands.. Netherlands Antilles.. New Caledonia.. New Zealand.. Nicaragua.. Niger.. Nigeria.. Norfolk Island.. North Korea.. Norway.. Oman.. Pakistan.. Palau.. Palestinian Territory.. Panama.. Papua New Guinea.. Paraguay.. Peru.. Philippines.. Pitcairn.. Poland.. Portugal.. Puerto Rico.. Qatar.. Romania.. Russian Federation.. Rwanda.. Saint Helena.. Saint Kitts and Nevis.. Saint Lucia.. Saint Pierre and Miquelon.. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.. Samoa.. San Marino.. Sao Tome and Principe.. Saudi Arabia.. Senegal.. Serbia.. Seychelles.. Sierra Leone.. Singapore.. Slovakia.. Slovenia.. Solomon Islands.. Somalia.. South Africa.. South Georgia.. South Korea.. Spain.. Sri Lanka.. Sudan.. Suriname.. Svalbard and Jan Mayen.. Swaziland.. Sweden.. Switzerland.. Syrian Arab Republic.. Taiwan.. Tajikistan.. Tanzania.. Thailand.. The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.. Timor-Leste.. Togo.. Tokelau.. Tonga.. Trinidad and Tobago.. Tunisia.. Turkey.. Turkmenistan.. Tuvalu.. Uganda.. Ukraine.. United Arab Emirates.. United Kingdom.. United States.. United States Minor Outlying Islands.. Uruguay.. Uzbekistan.. Vanuatu.. Vatican City.. Venezuela.. Vietnam.. Virgin Islands, British.. Virgin Islands, U.. S.. Wallis and Futuna.. Western Sahara.. Yemen.. Zambia.. Zimbabwe.. Email:.. How did you hear about us?.. Friends.. Coworkers.. Conference.. Newsletter.. Newspaper.. Internet.. Other, please specify.. Your organization profile (1000 characters):.. Your request (1000 characters):..

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  • Title: Support Nexus
    Descriptive info: Who can support Nexus?.. Private companies and investment firms with social and environmental awareness.. Foundations seeking long-term investment opportunities.. Ethical banks and institutions looking for socially responsible investments in innovative projects.. Individuals and companies willing to offset their emissions.. Individuals willing to give their time and make a difference.. Why support Nexus?.. Provide access to clean energy to at least 20 million people.. Contribute to improved living conditions and poverty alleviation in developing countries.. Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 10 million tons by 2020.. How to support Nexus?.. Invest/donate.. Purchase Nexus members' carbon credits..

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  • Title: Nexus - Useful links
    Descriptive info: Research.. IIED – International Institute For Environment and Development.. SEI – Stockholm Environment Institute.. International Environmental News.. Climate L.. New York Times environment.. Reuters Environment.. US EPA – US Environmental Protection Agency.. Private sector.. Asia is Green.. Eco-business.. com.. Environmental leaders.. Green Business Times.. Greenbiz.. Low Carbon Singapore.. Climate change.. IISD – International Institute on Sustainable Development.. The impact of a global temperature rise of 4°C  ...   Convention on Climate Change.. Carbon market.. Blue Next.. CCX – Chicago Climate Exchange.. CDM Watch.. Communities Thomson Reuters.. Point Carbon.. Technologies.. Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves.. HEDON – Household Energy Network.. Partnership for Clean Indoor Air.. REEEP – Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership.. Nexus recommends.. 350.. org.. CO2 solidaire.. Sustainable Energy for All Initiative.. Training.. FAO online training resources on Food Security and Climate Change..

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  • Title: Nexus vision, mission, and values
    Descriptive info: What is Nexus?.. History.. Objectives.. Structure.. Team.. Nexus vision, mission, and values.. Nexus-Carbon for Development is:.. A cooperative of development organizations.. Supporting vulnerable communities by scaling up successful climate-friendly projects.. Enabling members to share expertise and services, access technical assistance and international funding opportunities such as carbon finance.. Nexus Vision:.. Nexus-Carbon for Development is a cooperative of development organization acting for a better world, by identifying, educating, and enabling the poor to have a real and improved  ...   natural resources are managed sustainably and responsibly.. It will also influence global, regional and national players in climate finance and development sectors to embrace its values and vision, through action and dialogue.. Nexus Mission:.. Scale up and replicate its members’ successful projects by facilitating their access to appropriate financing such as carbon finance.. Nexus Values:.. Nexus and its members are committed to the following values:.. Cooperation and Solidarity.. Transparency and Fairness.. Responsibility and Reliability.. Creativity and Innovation..

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  • Title: Nexus - Members
    Descriptive info: MEMBERS.. Members are award-winning development organizations, including social enterprises and NGOs, recognized for their significant impact in their fields.. Active projects include climate-friendly agriculture, empowering farmer co-operatives, improved cookstoves, water purification, household biogas digesters, and bioenergy.. By becoming members,.. they agree to.. strive to implement projects which contribute to improving the lives of the most vulnerable populations, use the Nexus cooperative to register carbon credits and receive carbon proceeds, ensure transparency of information and share knowledge, best practices, risks and technologies.. You can read Nexus Common Statement.. here.. If you wish to become a member,.. click here.. All members.. Click on a logo to learn more about a member.. Member.. Country.. Website.. All Members.. AA.. ARTI.. CEDAC.. CRT/N.. GERES.. IDEA.. VERC.. YDD.. CCRD.. II.. Hydrologic.. GEI.. S3IDF.. Hivos.. TerraClear.. PMS.. BP.. AVSF.. Samuchit.. EWI.. Waste Enterprisers.. Sustaintech.. SNV.. UCB.. All Countries.. Guinea-bissau.. Lao People's Democratic Republic.. Tanzania, United Republic of.. Viet Nam.. Biodigester.. www.. avsf.. Cultivation of bamboo as a crop.. Low  ...   planting.. Domestic biogas.. Ecological based agriculture.. Small scale irrigation system.. cedac.. kh.. Eco-agriculture.. Firewood stove.. Glass fiber biogas digester.. Integrated utilization of bio-slurry.. Large and medium biogas project.. PV utilization.. Solar thermal utilization.. Waste water treatment technology.. ynbiogas.. com.. Advanced biomass heating cooking stove.. geichina.. Biomass incinerator.. Charcoal briquettes.. Improved gas oven.. Passive solar greenhouse.. Passive solar house.. Renewable charcoal.. Sustainable hydropower.. New Lao Stove.. geres.. eu.. Climate smart agriculture.. Decentralised production of bio-diesel.. Energy efficient stoves.. Micro-hydro electricity.. Solar PV.. http://www.. hivos.. org/.. Ceramic Water Filters.. Ceramic Water Purifier.. hydrologichealth.. Improved cookstove.. ideasrilanka.. Biogas plants and stoves.. Energy efficient burners.. Solar lamps.. samuchit.. Agriculture: value chain development, certification for supply chains, inclusive business (approaches rather than technologies).. Renewable Energy: Solar, Wind, Biogas, Biomass, Improved Cookstoves.. WASH: a variety of sanitation (toilet and hand washing) models.. snvworld.. org.. Commercial / institutional cookstoves.. Household stoves.. Large cookstoves.. Stoves for tea making.. sustaintech.. in.. laowater.. Household biogas projects.. ccrd.. Start.. Prev.. 1.. 2.. Next.. End..

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  • Title: Nexus-Projects
    Descriptive info: Ceramic Water Purifier Cambodia.. Biogas Digester Vietnam.. New Lao Stove Cambodia.. High-impact climate friendly projects for high environmental and social value carbon credit.. Nexus is a cooperative for development which provides technical assistance and funding to development practitioners in order to develop high-impact climate-friendly projects.. These projects are improving the lives of the most vulnerable populations around the world by improving access to and control over energy, while ensuring that natural resources are managed sustainably and responsibly.. Projects eligible for Nexus funding comply with strict criteria to secure and maximize the value of the carbon credits.. Criteria  ...   management and accounting practices.. Creation of tangible improvements in people's lives.. Carbon credit verification by an accredited third party held to the highest industry standards.. Annual assessment of projects' performances in terms of sustainable development goals as well as the economic and social impacts.. Hydrologic Social Enterprise is manufacturing and distributing the Ceramic Water Purifier, a low cost alternative to boiling water for rural households in Cambodia.. Read more.. The Biogas Digesters provide small-holder farmers and households who own livestock with climate friendly off-grid energy access.. GERES created a Clean Cookstove in 2003 for distribution in rural Cambodia..

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  • Title: Nexus - Partners
    Descriptive info: TECHNICAL PARTNERS:.. Centre for Non-Profit Leadership (CNPL).. CNPL is an Institution of a Public Character positioned as a capability builder in the nonprofit sector in Singapore.. CNPL’s mission is to advocate planned leadership and to nurture leadership capability for the non-profit sector.. Its goal is to help the non-profit sector create a leadership pipeline and build effective boards.. CNPL provides an effective framework that takes a holistic view of supporting Board Members, Executive Directors and High Potentials of Non-Profit Organisations (NPO) in the area of Talent Management and its alignment to organisational mission.. CNPL currently supports Nexus by providing mentoring and coaching.. More information about.. CNPL.. Facilitators Network Singapore (FNS).. FNS was started as an informal network of facilitators in 2003 with the mission of promoting and supporting the art and practice of professional facilitation in Singapore and the region through methods exchange, collegial networking and support services.. FNS currently supports Nexus by providing training.. FNS.. The Gold Standard.. For ten years, The Gold Standard has pioneered the way climate change is addressed.. Established in 2003 by WWF, The Gold Standard is the only certification standard trusted and endorsed by more than 80 NGOs worldwide.. Its ‘results based finance’ approach - in which individuals, corporations and governments buy credits against verified emission reductions and sustainable development outcomes – is channelling more than half a billion Euros into 900+ low carbon development projects that would otherwise not have gone ahead.. Nexus is a signatory of The Gold Standard Majority Portfolio Pledge, pledging to deliver a portfolio of 51% Gold Standard credits by 2015.. Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and.. Solidarity (GERES).. GERES is a French non-profit organization created in 1976 after the first Oil Shock.. GERES initiated Nexus in 2007.. In 2012, GERES and Nexus collaborated on different projects, including the CDM Decision Tool.. Ministry of Environment, Cambodia.. In October 2011, Nexus and the Ministry of Environment of the Royal Government of Cambodia signed a Memorandum of Understanding formalizing their cooperation over the next three years to facilitate access to climate finance (including carbon finance) for projects that have real and tangible benefits for the people of Cambodia; and to establish a fair and transparent framework for climate finance (including carbon finance) interventions in Cambodia.. Yale University.. Nexus-Carbon for Development and Yale University Ph.. D.. student Jasmine Hyman work together to investigate the development impacts of carbon finance, by a research study to examine how and in what manner assets flows from carbon emission reduction projects are distributed among local landowners, service providers, and buyers.. FINANCIAL PARTNERS:.. blue moon fund.. The blue moon fund works to build human and natural resilience to a changing and warming world.. They use natural, social, and financial capital to implement new models in high-biodiversity regions around the world.. The blue moon fund supports several projects including the Rural Energy and Climate Initiative and the Fairness and Transparency Workshop.. the blue moon fund.. French Global Environment Facility (FFEM).. The French Global Environment Facility (FFEM) is a bilateral public fund initiated by the French Government in 1994.. The FFEM secretariat and its financial management are entrusted to the Agence Française de Développement (AFD).. The FFEM co-finances projects that encourage the protection of the global environment in developing countries.. Its co-financing is exclusively done as grants and is used for the implementation of pilot projects that combine environmental protection and economic development in the recipient countries.. The FFEM is an influential strategic instrument for the French policy on Official Development Assistance regarding global environmental protection.. Its activities focus on the topics of biodiversity, international waters, the climate change, land degradation and desertification, persistent organic pollutants and the stratospheric ozone layer.. By the end of 2012, the FFEM has co-financed 237 projects with €276m.. Two thirds were spent on sub-Saharan Africa and the Mediterranean.. FFEM supports Nexus’ four-year plan (2011-2014).. FFEM.. Nordic Climate Facility.. Nexus, two of its member organizations, TerraClear and Hydrologic Social Enterprise, and the Finland Futures Research Center, have been selected by the Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) to scale up water purification activities in Cambodia and Laos.. NCF is financed by the Nordic Development Fund (NDF) and implemented jointly with the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO).. NDF.. and.. NEFCO.. MEDIA PARTNERS:.. AlertNet.. AlertNet Climate is a daily news website run by the Thomson Reuters Foundation.. It explores how climate change is impacting the world's poorest and most vulnerable.. Focuses include adaptation, climate compatible development and renewable energy, among others.. Nexus contributes to AlertNet by providing field stories and insights on Nexus member projects, as well as supply experts to AlertNet Climate training programs on climate change for journalists.. Thomson Reuters Point Carbon is a world-leading provider of independent news, analysis and consulting services for European and global power, gas and carbon markets.. Point Carbon provides Nexus with information about carbon markets.. NEXUS-BEYOND OFFSETTING PARTNERS:.. Deutsche Post DHL.. As a leading global logistics provider with a commitment to sustainability, Deutsche Post DHL has partnered with Nexus-beyond offsetting to support the award winning Ceramic Water Purifier project developed by Hydrologic Social Enterprise.. The project is one of the climate protection projects contributing to Deutsche Post DHL’s carbon-neutral GOGREEN services.. GOGREEN offers customers to offset their carbon emissions generated from Deutsche Post DHL’s products or services including shipping and transporting, printing or site operations.. Deutsche Post DHL’s GOGREEN customers will now be able to support an award winning development project that contributes to reduce carbon emissions in Cambodia, provide Cambodian families access to safe drinking water, reduce water borne illnesses, and contribute to the protection of Cambodia’s ecosystem and biodiversity.. TEAR Australia.. TEAR Australia is a Christian development, relief and advocacy organization responding to global poverty and injustice.. Recognizing that reaching its aid and development objectives has an impact on the environment, TEAR Australia is committed to achieve good environmental stewardship through measuring its carbon footprint, reducing its emissions at the source, and offsetting its unavoidable emissions.. To offset its unavoidable carbon emissions generated from its operations in 2013-2014, TEAR Australia has partnered with the New Lao Stove project developed by the Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity (GERES).. TEAR Australia’s leadership to tackle climate change with the support the New Lao Stove project, will  ...   financial markets of Vietnam.. As a forward thinking investment group, Dragon Capital is conscious of its consumption of natural resources and is committed to proactively manage its environmental performance.. Dragon Capital measures the carbon footprint of its travel activities as well as paper, waste and energy consumption and offsets unavoidable operational emissions by supporting Vietnam’s Biogas Program project.. Dragon Capital has become the first company that supports the Gold Standard certified carbon project in Vietnam.. The project contributes to Vietnam’s rural development and environmental protection whilst providing clean and affordable energy to rural farmers.. Dragon Capital’s support to the Biogas project reflects its long term commitment towards Vietnam’s sustainable future.. Dragon Capital.. The French Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (CCFC).. With over 140 members, CCFC engaged with Nexus to deliver a training module for its members participating in its annual career forum on “Private Sector Engagement for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development.. " The training module will allow professional members of CCFC to learn about the role of the private sector in delivering sustainable development and eradicating poverty while also promoting Cambodia’s private sector to adopt green business models that would pave the path towards a green economy.. The French Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia.. The French Chamber of Commerce Singapore (FCCS).. FCCS is one of the leading chambers of commerce in Asia.. FCCS’s mission is to develop relations between members and the Singaporean business community, and to encourage economic, commercial and investment relations between France and Singapore.. FCCS chose Nexus to deliver an awareness training module to its corporate members on “Integrating Climate Fairness into Corporate Strategy”.. The French Chamber of Commerce Singapore.. Joint Climate Change Initiative.. The Joint Climate Change Initiative (JCCI) is a consortium of three international organizations working in Cambodia - Forum Syd, Danish Church Aid/ Christian Aid and Cord - with the aim to build capacity of Cambodian organizations and the communities they work with in order to put a "climate change lens" on their existing program and project interventions making communities more resilient to future climate stressors.. JCCI has partnered with Nexus-beyond offsetting to offset the carbon emissions of JCCI’s air travel in 2012 with the support of the New Lao Stove project developed by GERES Cambodia (Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity).. The award winning project contributes to reduce carbon emissions, improve local livelihoods, and protect Cambodia’s natural resources.. Living Edge.. Living Edge is an Australian owned company that supplies high design furniture to the Australian market place.. Aligned to Living Edge’s philosophy to be responsible to both the planet and its communities, it has partnered with Nexus to offset the freight emissions of its Herman Miller products through the support of the Biogas program in Vietnam.. Midi-Pyrénées Region, France.. As part of Midi-Pyrénées Region’s participation in the global effort to prevent climate change, a regional carbon fund was created in 2009 to voluntarily compensate the Region’s carbon emissions through the support of charismatic carbon projects in developing countries.. The Midi-Pyrénées Region has chosen to partner with Nexus to support the Biogas Program for the Animal Husbandry of Vietnam project.. The support for the award winning project will bring sustainable energy and development to more than 840,000 people in Vietnam.. It will also strengthen the Midi-Pyrénées Region’s promotion to create new sustainable models in the region and beyond.. Midi-Pyrénées Region.. Osprey Packs.. Based in Colorado, with a design and development office employing nearly 40 people based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Osprey Packs creates innovative high performance gear carrying equipment.. As an outdoor industry leader in sustainability, Osprey is proud to support the Biogas Program in Vietnam.. This award winning program contributes to Vietnam’s rural Development and environmental protection while providing clean and affordable energy to rural farmers.. Siloso Beach Resort.. Siloso Beach Resort is an eco-rustic resort conveniently located along Siloso Beach on the island of Sentosa, Singapore.. Apart from providing its guests a unique and memorable eco experience, it is highly committed to the environment and its preservation.. As part of its environmental commitment, Siloso Beach Resort has exclusively partnered with Nexus-beyond offsetting to offer the opportunity for guest’s to offset the amount of carbon emissions generated from their meetings and events.. The carbon offset support will support climate friendly technologies developed by Nexus’ non-profit cooperative members that bring sustainable energy and clean access to water services to South East Asia’s vulnerable communities.. Singapore Compact for CSR.. The Singapore Compact for CSR is a national society committed to bringing the CSR movement forward with a mission to develop coordinated and effective strategies to promote CSR and enhance corporate practices through ongoing dialogues, training, collaboration, and practical project implementation in Singapore.. To demonstrate its commitment in minimizing its climate footprint, the Singapore Compact for CSR has partnered with Nexus-beyond offsetting to offset the carbon footprint for the 4th International CSR Summit 2012.. The Singapore Compact for CSR measured the footprint, put in place environmental friendly practices and offset the unavoidable carbon emissions generated from the summit by supporting the New Lao Stove project developed by GERES Cambodia (Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity).. Sustainable Travel International.. Sustainable Travel International is a global nonprofit and thought leader in sustainable tourism since 2002.. It partners with Nexus-beyond offsetting to support Hydrologic's Ceramic Water Purifier project in Cambodia.. The support for this innovative and award winning program will allow Hydrologic to continue to provide long-term and sustainable access to clean water throughout Cambodia's rural communities for years to come.. Zero Impact® by LifeGate.. Zero Impact.. ®.. is LifeGate’s label, the first Italian project elaborated with Swiss and Italian universities, to realize the Kyoto Protocol.. is a call to action for everybody to quantify, reduce and compensate the emissions of CO2 in the atmosphere, the principal responsible of greenhouse effects.. For its Zero Impact.. label, LifeGate has chosen Nexus-beyond offsetting partnership platform in its efforts to reduce the carbon footprint related to publication of a famous comic.. For this, the comic publisher has taken measures to reduce its emissions at the source (eco printing and eco conception) and supports the New Lao Stove project (improved cookstove technology), developed by GERES Cambodia (Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity).. by LifeGate..

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  • Title: Nexus - News Update
    Descriptive info: News Updates.. Photo Gallery.. Publications.. Read Details.. In less than 24 hours over 1100 lenders fully funded the $35,000.. Kiva.. loan for Nexus-Carbon for Development member organization,.. , to purchase a new truck for the distribution of locally produced water purifying technology to rural communities in Laos.. The Kiva platform allowed people around the world to pledge support for the TerraClear social enterprise, which provides access to clean, safe drinking water to some most isolated and vulnerable communities in Laos.. Leveraging Kiva’s innovative crowd funding approach to micro finance, Nexus hopes to replicate the success of its first Kiva campaign to provide.. finance needed to other member organizations to implement and scale-up future climate-friendly development projects.. “We are excited about new opportunities arising from our partnership with Kiva,” Nexus Executive Director Marion Verles said.. “Crowd funding is a very powerful tool to fund social enterprises doing amazing work benefiting tens of thousands people in developing countries and we are looking forward to replicating this first success with other member organizations.. In Laos, nearly half of the population lacks access to safe drinking water, causing widespread waterborne illness.. Being the first expandable producer of household water filter products in Lao, TerraClear has already helped over 30,000 local families to  ...   clean water via the TerraClear Ceramic Water Purifier.. You can learn more about how $35,000 was raised in less than 24 hours and hear directly from Kiva and TerraClear by.. registering for the upcoming Innovative Finance for Sustainable Development (IFSD) Conference in Singapore.. The conference will focus on measuring and valuing co-benefits and explore how innovative and powerful finance mechanisms, such as results-based finance, can support climate and development projects.. Nexus is proud to report that our member,.. Uganda Carbon Bureau.. (UCB), has been awarded with the 2014 Innovative Energy Project of the year, International Award, with their activities through the Improved Cook Stoves for East Africa (ICSEA) program.. Nexus and The Gold Standard Foundation will host the inaugural Innovative Finance for Sustainable Development Conference (IFSD) focused on measuring and valuing co-benefits at the National Library in Singapore on November 11 and 12, 2014.. The two-day interactive conference, sponsored by the blue moon fund, will gather investors, donors, business and non-profit leaders to explore how innovative and powerful finance mechanisms, such as results-based finance (RBF), can support climate and development projects.. IFSD is a platform to advance and facilitate multi-stakeholder discussions on these innovative financing opportunities.. The agenda is now available,.. 3.. 4.. 5.. 6.. 7.. 8.. 9.. 10..

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  • Title: Nexus - Contact us
    Descriptive info: Nexus – Carbon For Development.. 352 Tanglin Road #02-02.. Singapore 247671.. #33E3 Sothearos Blvd.. Phnom Penh.. For general inquiries:.. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots.. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. nexus-c4d.. To get to know our team,.. To contact us directly, please fill in the form:..

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