National Designated Entity
- Type:OrganisationKnowledge partnerCountry of registration:South AfricaRelation to CTCN:Network MemberKnowledge PartnerSector(s) of expertise:
The Green House is a sustainability consulting firm with experience working on energy, climate change and sustainability-related projects including climate policy development, strategic energy and climate planning, technology assessment, emissions modelling, and life cycle assessment. The Green House has experience in sectors including electricity supply, urban systems, transport, bioenergy, biofuels, industry, commerce, agriculture, food, retail, municipal waste management, mining and minerals.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:AustraliaRelation to CTCN:Network Member
One of Australia's original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community. RMIT work across the globe in the fields of art and design; architecture; built environment, education; engineering; development; computer science and information systems; business and management; and communication and media studies.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:South AfricaRelation to CTCN:Network Member
WRP is an engineering consultancy firm with expertise in the fields of water resources engineering, water conservation, community awareness, water demand management, water infrastructure planning and design and software development. WRP provides comprehensive water resource planning and water conservation training courses both locally and abroad, with training initiatives implemented in Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kosovo, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Thailand, USA, and Zambia.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:ZimbabweRelation to CTCN:Network Member
The Institute of Water and Sanitation Development (IWSD) is a development partner supporting the development and management of water resources, water supply, sanitation and hygiene in the Southern Africa region. The IWSD is registered in Zimbabwe as a private voluntary organization (PVO) as well as a non-governmental technical and vocational training institute.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:AustriaRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
GrAT is a research and development association developing practical solutions in the field of Appropriate Technology, renewable materials and energy sources, sustainable building, green business and product-service system solutions, resource efficient and cleaner production (RECP), climate change adaptation, and mitigation actions. GrAT conducted international development projects in South and South-East Asia, Far East, and Africa.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:MauritiusRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
PEGASYS is a management and strategy consulting group with the specilization in finance, governance, economics and public infrastructure. Its overall goal is to support African public-sector institutions in achieving the transformation and service delivery objectives taking into account the development imperatives. PEGASYS has a deep-rooted presence on the African continent, coupled with a global profile through its international experts.
- Type:Technical AssistanceDate of submission:Phase:CompletedObjective:Sectors:Cross-sectoral enabler:
This Technology Transfer Advances Southern African Countries'
- Type:OrganisationKnowledge partnerCountry of registration:CanadaRelation to CTCN:Network MemberKnowledge PartnerSector(s) of expertise:
UNU-INWEH is a member of the United Nations University family of organizations. It is the United Nations Think Tank on Water created by the UNU Governing Council in 1996. The vision of the institute is a world free of water problems where sustainable human development and environmental health and security are assured for all.
South–South cooperation and triangular cooperation on technologies for adaptation in the water and agriculture sectorsType:PublicationPublication date:Objective:
Adapting water management and agricultural practices to climate variability is essential and requires integrated responses. This brief explores how countries can harness south-south and triangular cooperation for accelerating the exchange of adaptation technologies, knowledge and practices in the water and agriculture sectors. It also highlights challenges, best practices, lessons learned, and the roles of stakeholders in replicating and transferring such technologies.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:AustriaRelation to CTCN:Network Member
Pöyry Austria GmbH, a member of the global Pöyry Group, is a consulting and engineering company with deep expertise with extensive local knowledge to deliver sustainable project investments. For instance, its Hydro Consulting department delivers services in the fields of hydrological and hydraulic modellingand forecasting. Its experts have significant experience in the fields of hydro-meteorology, climate change and climate sensitivity. They also contribute to assess climate risk and ctimate adaptation measures for hydropower and all other sectors of water management.