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  • Viresco Solutions

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    Viresco Solutions is a consulting firm based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Its core business is greenhouse gas offset policy development and implementation, greenhouse gas emissions quantification, sustainable supply chain development, environmental offset methodology development, and providing technical assistance to others undertaking carbon offset project development. Its clients include industry and non-governmental associations, large private sector companies, and local, provincial and federal governments.

  • Agriteam Canada Consulting Ltd.

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    Since its founding in 1986, Agriteam provides the services in sectors including agriculture and food security, environment and climate change, education and education reform, governance and public sector reform, economic growth and livelihoods, health and gender equality, legal and judicial reform, and peace and security. 

  • Solar for Life

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    Solar for Life (SFL)  is a not for-profit organization that provides access to clean and affordable energy to developing communities. Through its network of partners, SFL distributes solar lights to reduce kerosene dependency in off-grid areas. Solar for Life  functions on three pillars:

    1.Micro-impact solar light donations

    2. Developmental research

    3. Sustainable entrepreneurship education and programmin

  • DE Design and Environment Inc.

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    DE is a design and environmental consultancy and technology company based in Vancouver and Montreal.  The mission of DE is to solve problems using design and environmental science.  We have worked throughout the Caribbean, Central America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.  Our team has deep scientific and technical skills in the area of environmental analysis, impact assessment, and data integration.  Over the past 5 years we have worked with groups such as the IADB, IICA, the GEF, and UN, on various climate change mandates. 

  • United Nations University – Institute for Water, Environment and Health

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    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.

  • Abrafo Negajoule Inc

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    Abrafo Negajoule provides professional advice to private and public organizations aiming and becoming more profitable and responsible by reducing their energy and resources consumption. Their main activities are consulting services (design and implementation) of sustainable energy projects, support services for the development of energy and resource efficiency and technical training. They have worked in 11 countries. They are a consulting company specialized in the fields of sustainable energy, particularly for the industrial, commercial and institutional customers.

  • STENUM GmbH

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    STENUM has worked for UNIDO, UNEP and IFC in training their Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Centers and supporting them in the implementation of various activities (education of national experts, consultancy of companies in waster reduction, water minimization, chemicals management and energy efficiency). STENUM has elaborated several manuals and training materials (UNIDO train the trainer toolkit, UNEP PRESME toolkit).

  • Austrian Energy Agency

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    The Austrian Energy Agency is a research and academic, non-governmental, not for profit organization, established in 1977.  The Austrian Energy Agency prepares the ground for decisions in politics, public administration and the industry with detailed research and by highlighting important dependencies and connections between topics. It also provides information for all target groups in our society on the backgrounds and developments in the field of energy production and use.

  • Fisheries and Marine Institute of the Memorial University of Newfoundland

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    The Marine Institute is comprehensive center for education, training, applied research and industrial support for the ocean industries.