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Briquette production centre opens in Cameroon

Kemit Ecology, one of the enterprises supported by our Waste to Wealth project, has just established Cameroon’s first urban briquette production centre.  Briquettes – the production of cooking fuel from organic waste – are a new technology in Douala.  As

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Waste to Wealth Videos – Ugandan entrepreneurs share their stories

In these short videos, five Waste to Wealth entrepreneurs working in Kampala, Uganda share their stories of what they see when they see waste and the impact that it’s had on their lives. Sssenyange Samuel, the Director of Wisdom Insights

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Waste to Fuel: Green charcoal briquettes in Cameroon

Between 28th and 31st January 2014,  FCTV, in partnership with ACREST (African Centre for Renewable Energies and Sustainable Technologies), ran a training with 22 students from the University of Douala on how to produce green charcoal briquettes from organic waste. 

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Developing links between the waste recycling sector and the green energy sector

FCTV, Living Earth Foundation’s project partner in Cameroon has recently been exploring a variety of different green energies in Douala as part of a new climate change initiative in the city. This climate change mitigation initiative will utilise the network

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