News • Apr 05, 2017 14:01 BST
Poor families in developing countries are being denied access to basic technology and services by financial systems which fail to bring them modern energy.
Press Releases • Jan 16, 2017 17:25 GMT
UK-based non-profit organisation Practical Action acknowledged for extensive work in installing off-grid renewable energy solutions in poor communities
Press Releases • Dec 11, 2017 12:31 GMT
One billion people lack access to electricity, 663 million people lack access to clean water, 815 million people are chronically undernourished and 3 billion people lack access to clean cooking facilities around the world.
News • Dec 08, 2017 11:31 GMT
Two students from Felsted School in Essex, were the winners of the Discovery Award at the Youth Grand Challenges competition held in London yesterday.
Press Releases • Dec 05, 2017 09:20 GMT
International development agency Practical Action is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with Grundfos – a global leader in pump solutions and water technology.
Press Releases • Nov 20, 2017 14:43 GMT
Practical Action supporter Simon Speirs has died while raising thousands of pounds for some of the poorest people in the world. Tributes have been paid to Simon who was fundraising by competing in a round the world sailing event.
News • Nov 19, 2017 00:15 GMT
New report highlights link between diarrhoea, malnutrition and long-term stunting and effectiveness of hand washing in combating diarrhoea in slum communities.
Press Releases • Nov 03, 2017 13:17 GMT
Practical Action has appointed two new trustees to its board to provide greater international development global south experience and perspective.
Press Releases • Nov 01, 2017 09:43 GMT
International development charity Practical Action has won the PODER “Think Tank of the Year” award for work during the 2017 floods and landslides in Lima.
News • Oct 03, 2017 14:53 BST
New farming techniques are being used to help millions adapt to the devastating consequences of climate change in south Asia.