SET4food pilot project - Somalia

Posted by: COOPI Energy

Modified date: 11/02/2017

SET4food pilot project - Somalia


Technology field of reference: Cooking, Preservation, Other

Relevant sectors: Nutrition, Food Security

Population type: Internally Displaced People (IDPs)

Category of funders: Multilateral

Project Description

Sustainable energy technologies for food utilization (SET4food) is a global project aiming at the enhancement of the response capacity of humanitarian actors in identifying and implementing efficient and sustainable energy technologies for food utilization. Several research, dissemination and training activities have been carried out. Pilot projects aimed to apply practical tools developed in the framework of the project and to test innovative energy solutions. The project took place in Somalia.

Technology or Technologies used

Freezers, root cellars and ice box



Starting and ending date

From 11/02/2017 to 11/02/2017

Number of beneficiaries reached through energy related activites or interventions

315 IDPs

Names of implementing partners

COOPI, Politecnico di Milano

Funding sources

European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO)