Friday, November 27, 2020
We are proud to be innovative! Because of the development of our Water Access Point we are one of the 100 most innovative companies in The Netherlands according to KVK Innovatie Top 100.
Monday, July 13, 2020
During the annual Autunno Concert, held for the 25th time at the end of 2019, money was collected for the project for the 4th time in a row.
Monday, April 6, 2020
13 new Water Entrepreneurs finished their extensive training. They all passed and got their official Water Entrepreneur Certificate.
Monday, June 17, 2019
It was a great edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament. The 8th edition was won by Galacticos (again).
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Two fully laden containers with material to build 40 new Water Access Points and train 13 new Water Entrepreneurs are on their way to Benin.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
A delegation of the Eijkelkamp Foundation was present at the Rotary International Convention in Hamburg from 1-5 June,
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Great news from Benin. We signed a ‘Accord de Siege’ (official cooperation agreement) with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Benin.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Join the 8th edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament on Saturday 15th of June.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
The realization of new Water Access Points is progressing well. At this moment 24 Water Access Points have been installed.
Friday, February 1, 2019
Students of the HAN University of Applied Science, have completed their assignment for the Foundation about a wind turbine on the Water Access Point.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Logistics service provider Rotra donated an amazing amount of 1,000 euros to Eijkelkamp Foundation's De Water Ondernemer project.
Friday, January 18, 2019
Mister Gande Bio Seydou lives in the village of Bini and has been using the Water Access Point (WAP) in his village since April 2018. Read what a positive effect the WAP has had on his life and that of his family.
Friday, January 4, 2019
Renske Visser, daughter of Royal Eijkelkamp employee Leo Visser, recently gave a public speech on the The Water Entrepreneur project.
Monday, December 24, 2018
It is the time of harvest at the moment and everything is being brought in and sold by the farmers. Cotton, corn, millet, tomatoes, peanuts, etc.
Monday, December 24, 2018
A lot has happened in Kandi. In August we started an investigation into existing, but faulty, pumps in the municipality.
Monday, December 24, 2018
We are also working on drilling holes for new WAPs.
Thursday, December 20, 2018
The Water Entrepreneurs wish you all Happy Holidays and a great 2019.
Friday, November 2, 2018
What a fantastic support of Rotary Op Seyst again for Eijkelkamp Foundations project The Water Entrepreneur.
Monday, October 22, 2018
Bauke Boersma, Governor of Rotary Midden Nederland, and Fons Eijkelkamp have signed an agreement on Monday 22 October 2018.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
In this video the vlog of Fons Eijkelkamp about why our WAP has to win the WIS Award!
Monday, July 16, 2018
Our Water Access Point (WAP) is nominated for the Water Alliance Innovation Stimulation Award 2018.
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Team Galacticos has won the 7th edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament.
Thursday, March 22, 2018
As part of the commemoration of the 25th edition of World Water Day, the Benin Association of water and sanitation Contractors (ABEEA), in collaboration with the Eijkelkamp Foundation and HELVETAS of Swiss Intercooperation, took the opportunity to take the step to the national actors in the field of water and sanitation.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Fons Eijkelkamp, founding father of Eijkelkamp Foundation's project the Water Entrepreneur, will be one of the speakers at the Rotary Water Seminar 2018 in Rotterdam at 7 April.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Thursday the 25th of January, 3 new WAP's were inaugurated and taken into commission in the presence of the local authorities and population.
Thursday, January 11, 2018
In this overview you can see where the current 5 active Water Access Points are located.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Take a look at the brandnew website of our Water Entrepreneurs: www.abeea.org
Friday, November 3, 2017
Again a great result of the Autunno Concert of Rotary 'Op Seyst' for Eijkelkamp Foundation's project The Water Entrepreneur.
Friday, July 21, 2017
One more Water Access point providing safe drinking water to a local community.
Monday, June 12, 2017
Team Thiel won the 6th edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament.
Monday, February 27, 2017
Royal Eijkelkamp hosted the Benin Platform Meeting on March 17th.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The very first training of Water Entrepreneurs was a big succes. A quick overview can be found here.
Friday, January 6, 2017
No problem, you can find the flyer right here!
Monday, December 26, 2016
Jacquelijn designed the structure of the training of Water Entrepeneurs. In this short interview she shares why she volunteerd for this specific project.
Friday, December 2, 2016
In Benin the first small water well is ready for use!
Friday, November 4, 2016
A great result of the Autunno Concert of Rotary 'Op Seyst' for Eijkelkamp Foundation's project The Water Entrepreneur.
Friday, September 30, 2016
The first Water Entrepreneurs had their first examination.
Friday, September 23, 2016
The first Water Access Point built in Benin is getting more ready everyday.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
A satisfied Eijkelkamp SonicSampDrill and Eijkelkamp Foundation crew installed the first foundation water well till 50 meters in Benin for project The Water Entrepreneur!
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Another milestone for Eijkelkamp Foundation's project the Water Entrepreneur: The first training day of the water entrepreneurs in Benin is a fact.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Giel Hendriks is our new project team member for The Water Entrepreneur project in Benin.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
During the week of June 1, three transports went towards Benin for project The Water Entrepreneur.
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Team Galacticos won the 5th edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament.
Friday, February 19, 2016
The Water Entrepreneur received a subsidy from (OP) EFRO Oost-Nederland because of the development of the Water Access Points.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
All the equipment for project The Water Entrepreneur is ready for transport to Benin.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
On Saturday the 30th of May the 4th edition of the Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament took place.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Prof. Euloge K. Agbossou and Prof. Dr. Ir. Luc O.C. Sintondji from Benin visited Royal Eijkelkamp at the 23rd of April.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Are you a (early retired) talented designer or mechanical engineer?
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Dutch newspaper De Gelderlander published an article about The Water Entrepreneur on March 5th, 2015.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
On March 3, 2015, SKOV, the Study Circle for Development Issues (KLV), organized a seminar on agricultural development in Sub-Saharan Africa, with a focus on entrepreneurship.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Right now in Benin the drill set is tested for Eijkelkamp Foundation's project The Water Entrepreneur.
Friday, August 22, 2014
On Saturday the 24th of May the third edition of the Royal Eijkelkamp Foundation Tournament took place.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
On Saturday, 14th of September 2013, the Eijkelkamp Foundation organized the 6 x 6 football tournament in Giesbeek for the second time.