The Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF), established in 1988, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to advance sustainable development through partnerships and targeted action. GETF works with public and private partners to build sustainable communities through the creation of high-impact partnerships, introducing new technologies and managing programs that have a lasting and positive impact on the world.  With a result-driven team and a deep breadth of experiences gained over the past 30 years, GETF is uniquely positioned among nonprofit organizations to design and implement high-value, lasting programs and partnerships.

GETF focuses upon three core issues as the basis of its efforts:

The Foundation has successfully supported the partnership needs of a wide range of clients including the White House, federal and state agencies, civil society organizations, and Fortune 500 corporations. GETF also serves as the Secretariat for two high-impact water coalitions: Global Water Challenge (GWC) and the U.S. Water Partnership (USWP).