Duquesne Fednard, founder of D. & E. Green Enterprises, spoke with AIDG about the "Eco Recho" stove project and winning the "Green Haiti Competition." Listen to the interview here.
D. & E. Green Enterprises is the winner of the "Green Haiti Competition" also known as "Konkou Biznis Haiti" run by the non-profit organization Appropriate Infrastructure Development Group (AIDG). The Green Haiti Competition is designed to identify social entrepreneurs developing sustainable solutions to the water, sanitation and engery needs of people living in developing countries. In selecting D. & E. Green Enterprises, AIDG pointed to the positive impact this type of stove technology has had in other countries, including Ghana (to learn more about the Ghana project click here ).
D&E founder honored by Digicel Haiti as the entrepreneur of the year for the environmental sector.
From Digicel's Enterpreneur of the Year's Website:
The Digicel Entrepreneur of the Year program seeks to identify, reward and cultivate entrepreneurs whose business initiative can give Haiti new economic foundations.
To learn more about the Digicel Entrepreneur of the Year program click here.
Pictured below is D&E's founder, Duquesne Fednard, accepting the award from Digicel Chairman, Denis O'Brien, Haitian Prime Minister, Jean Max Bellerive, and Chairman and CEO of Sogebank, Robert Moscoso.
Below is a picture of the D&E team taken by Allison Archambault of EarthSpark International.