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  • Project: Reforestation projects of the Swiss Foundation Green Ethiopia
    Applicant: Foundation Green Ethiopia
    Country: Ethiopia
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  • Project: Tehran Sewerage Project
    Applicant: Tehran Sewage Company
    Country: Islamic Republic of Iran
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Reforestation projects of the Swiss Foundation Green Ethiopia

APPLICANT: GREEN ETHIOPIA
COUNTRY: ETHIOPIA


The overall objective of the Foundation Green Ethiopia is to fight erosion in rural areas of Ethiopia by reforesting hills and mountain sides primarily with indigenous trees. The developing forests increase biodiversity, soil fertility and support water harvesting.

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Tehran Sewerage Project

APPLICANT: TEHRAN SEWAGE COMPANY
COUNTRY: IRAN

The Tehran Sewage Company is constructing and operating the largest wastewater treatment plant in the Middle East which contributes to water conservation on a large scale.

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