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EnterpriseWorks/VITA

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www.enterpriseworks.org

www.ri.org

Description

EnterpriseWorks/VITA - A Division of Relief International: For 50 years in 100 countries, EnterpriseWorks/VITA (EWV) has worked to combat poverty by helping small producers and other entrepreneurs build sustainable businesses that create jobs and increase productivity, market opportunities and incomes. EWV achieves this by expanding access to appropriate technologies, technical assistance, knowledge and finance. 

In 2009, EnterpriseWorks/VITA merged with Relief International further expanding the range of services it offers to those that need them most. The merged organization is currently working in more than 30 countries to combat global poverty through humanitarian and economic development programs based on sustainable, enterprise-oriented solutions.

Further information
Regional focus Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Europe
Least Developed Countries
North America
South America
Sector Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Humanitarian assistance
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation
Climate hazards Drought
Flood
Storms/tropical cyclones
Wildfires
Operational scale Global

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.