International Sustainable Community

RUNNER-UP: Yorkshire Water & WaterAid

PROJECT: Big Wish for Ethiopia

The Project

Yorkshire Water‘s ‘Big Wish for Ethiopia’ campaign takes an industry leading approach to corporate partnerships.

Focusing on 6 key themes of volunteering, education, fundraising, customers, influencing and capacity building, the partnerships’ aims are embedded within the companies’ strategic business objectives.

Yorkshire Water have demonstrated:

– The delivery of long term benefits and sustainable outcomes to Ethiopian communities.

– Their capacity to be part of the solution, not just fund the solution.

– The desire to be exploratory / experimental, break new ground, create new models of working and take ideas to scale.

Find out more about Big Wish for Ethiopia