Photo: © Nestlé. Sand dams enable people in rural drylands to grow more food. 2012 CSV Runner up, Excellent Development (UK).

Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value

By Barbara Wettstein, Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value

Seeking innovative programmes in nutrition, water
and rural development

Help your programme scale up! We are looking to invest in social change by helping innovative, commercially viable, and high impact initiatives achieve social scale and financial sustainability.

The winning entry will benefit from financial support of up to CHF 500,000 (approx. USD 530,000).

Specific fields of activity include, but are not limited to: agriculture, including extension services and use of new technologies; food science and technology; nutrition education programmes; water management; protection of water resources; etc.

The Prize is open to individuals, not-for-profit organisations, governmental and intergovernmental organisations, private enterprises and academic institutions.

Closing date is 31st March 2013.

Find out how to nominate an initiative at or contact us at CS******@ne****.com

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