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Decentralised Environmental Solutions

Country: South Africa
City: Shakas-Head
Address: Brooklands, Unit 17, Coconut Grove
Issues: Energy & Climate, Water & Sanitation, Biodiversity & Food
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Decentralised Environmental Solutions (DES) is a non-profit organization with a vision to link energy, water and food security in policy and local action - "clean, lean and green".

DES strives to promote self-sustainable communities through linking innovative environmental solutions to people’s livelihood strategies in South Africa and focuses mainly on the following issues:
  • A healthier life through Improved Sanitation for All,
  • Sustainable agriculture through usage of nutrient rich effluent and
  • Food security and Job creation.