Excellent Development

Excellent Development

Charity information

Excellent Development

Excellent supports subsistence farmers and their families to gain access to clean water and grow more food to eat, store and sell.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    We support communities to build sand dams which provide clean water and the potential to invest time in sustainable agriculture.

    Our Vision:
    Sand dams will transform millions of lives.

    Our Purpose:
    • To support farmers in developing countries to gain access to clean water and grow enough food to eat and sell;

    • To promote sand dam technology and environmental conservation;

    • To support organisations to implement sand dams alongside food and water programmes.

  • Aims

    Excellent Development aims to:

    • Promote community self-help as the critical factor in creating sustainable development
    • Engage with development organisations locally, nationally & internationally to influence & support wider adoption of sand dam technology, soil & water conservation & improved farming techniques
    • Enhance development education and awareness worldwide
    • Support farming communities in drylands worldwide to achieve water and food security through soil and water conservation and improved farming techniques
    • Promote sand dams and environmental conservation as a means to build resilience to climate change in drylands
  • Overview

    Established: June 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1094478

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 11

    Phone number: 020 3752 5788

    Address: Unit 1.17, The Foundry17 Oval WayLondon SE11 5RR

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  • Helping dryland farmers to combat climate change

    Unreliable rainfall and drought are making it increasingly hard for people living and farm... More