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    George Ewing, CTI Founder Passes Away


    It is with heavy hearts that we announce George Ewing, founder of Compatible Technology International, passed away peacefully on January 12.


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    A quarter of a MILLION people gain safe water!


    Over the past four years, we teamed up with more than 400 villages to install CTI’s Water Chlorinator, and now, more than 250,000 people have gained clean drinking water for the first time in their history.


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    CTI & ANCAR partner to equip 50 villages in Senegal


    CTI is launching a program in Senegal to provide threshers and grinders to 50 farmers’ groups over the next 2 years. We’re partnering with ANCAR, an agricultural extension organization, with support from the World Bank.


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CREATING PRACTICAL FOOD AND WATER TOOLS FOR THE DEVELOPING WORLD

Our Approach

We create practical food and water tools that empower the global poor to better feed and support themselves.
 

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Technologies that Empower

We design innovative tools that help farmers harvest, store and process their crops, as well as gain access to clean drinking water.
 

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Sustainable Impact

We aren't interested in short-term solutions or handouts. Our technologies and programs provide sustainable pathways out of hunger and poverty.
 

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The Latest from Our Blog

  • CTI Partners with ANCAR to Provide Tools in Senegal

    16 Jan 2015 | 11:04 am

    We are excited to announce that CTI is launching a new program in Senegal with support from the World Bank to provide  threshers and grinders  to 50[…]

  • Report Indicates Success of CTI’s Water Treatment Program

    14 Jan 2015 | 11:38 am

      Last year, CTI and our partners EOS International and Self-Help International launched a study to measure the effectiveness of CTI’s Water Chlorinator and water treatment efforts[…]

  • Saying goodbye to a remarkable man

    13 Jan 2015 | 4:01 pm

    George Ewing CTI Founder 1930-2015 It is with heavy hearts that we announce George Ewing, founder of Compatible Technology International, passed away peacefully on Monday,[…]


CTI Grain Tools empower women & feed families

A new invention could revolutionize how farmers in the developing world process pearl millet grain. The tools were designed by nonprofit Compatible Technology International (CTI) to give entrepreneurs and small farmers the opportunity to improve their postharvest grain processing, increase their food production and raise their incomes.