Lending credibility to both our Essence of Life strategy and product portfolio, government and international design and sustainability organizations are broadly recognizing our pioneering business strategy and our innovative product execution. Summarized below are several of our recent awards.
Xylem’s Saajhi Stepping Pump is a product designed specifically for the smallholder farmer. Through Xylem's Essence of Life (EOL) initiative, the Saajhi Stepping Pump helped Xylem receive a certification that qualifies it for Indian rural government programs. The Certification Report, issued by the Indian State Level Farm Machinery Training and Testing Center, is given by the Ministry of Agriculture's Department of Agriculture and Cooperation in Odisha, India.
Spark is first and foremost a community of designers and creative people, bound together by the idea that Design can make significant, positive changes in the world and help make it better. The way we promote this Good Design is through the annual organization of international design competitions, exhibitions, blogs and workshops.
As a public-private initiative, the U.S. Water Partnership (USWP) unites and mobilizes U.S.-based expertise, resources and ingenuity to address water challenges around the globe, particularly in the developing world. The U.S. Water Partnership brings together top U.S. resources to create valuable solutions that will positively impact our growing global water challenges.
Recognizing excellence in all areas of design enterprise, the Core77 Design Awards celebrates the richness of the design profession and the brilliance of its practitioners. We're pleased to present 17 categories of entry in our fourth year, providing designers, researchers and writers a unique opportunity to communicate the intent, rigor and passion behind their efforts. From client work to self-initiated projects, entrepreneurial to pro-bono engagements, we embrace a diverse range of enterprise: commercial, cultural, social, environmental and edifying.