Water Footprint Development

Project completed

Outcomes (objectives) of the phase: 1. Methods for water footprint calculation are internationally standardised; 2. Awareness of Swiss public regarding Swiss water footprint and its impact on developing countries is improved; 3. Improved strategies and tools reduce water footprint of coffee production in Vietnam.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Agriculture & food security
Agricultural water resources
Water sector policy
15.05.2011 - 30.06.2014
CHF 446'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
Private sector
Swiss Academic and Research Institution
  • Other Swiss academic and research institutions
  • Other Swiss Non-profit Organisation
  • Swiss Private Sector

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   446'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   368'345
Project phases

Phase 1 15.05.2011 - 30.06.2014   (Completed)