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Michael Tomczak joined as Chief Financial Officer – lifting Hawa Dawa to the next level

In January 2021, Michael Tomczak joined as Chief Financial Officer at Hawa Dawa GmbH. Michael, a graduate of the Wharton School, has a business background with a focus on finance and accounting. Having worked in those fields for over two decades, the last 12 years of which in private equity in the German speaking world, he will contribute his experience in small and medium-sized services, industrial and software businesses to […]

Dorothee Bär, German Minister of State for Digitalisation: Hawa Dawa provides and important tool for those responsible in cities and businesses

  In an interview for RESPOND, BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt, Dorothee Bär, Minister of State for Digitalisation,  said: “The fact that sustainability and digitization can work very well together is also demonstrated by your ‘Tech for Good’ projects. I’m thinking of the RESPOND startup Hawa Dawa from Munich, for example, which makes air quality visible. […]

Smart cities for smart citizens

New technologies enable a new level of citizen information and participation The “Citizen Information” Products of Hawa Dawa enable municipalities to digitally provide information on air quality to citizens in a “moderated” way. Citizen information is becoming increasingly important: on the one hand, because today’s information media have created a new standard, which is expected […]

Winter in Germany

The winterly weather conditions made the difference in handling and convenience particularly obvious. While tube collectors require a lot of manual handling – including collecting them one-by-one – the Hawa Dawa solution delivers the air quality information conveniently to your desk. This is only one of the benefits. Additionally, traditional tube collectors deliver one average […]

New Hawa Dawians grow the team

Two more employees will support our team to meet the growing demand for our products. Yin Ying Ip, currently studying satellite application at the Technical Univerisity of Munich will work as a working student with the software team in developing data processing and geospatial modelling technology.  Rohit Paudel joined Hawa Dawa as Backend Software Engineer […]

We are growing: Welcome the new members of the Hawa Dawa Team

We are proud to announce that recently a group of students started to work for Hawa Dawa. They not only bring excellent skills to our workforce, while still being enrolled in university programs but also share the commitment for contributing to environmental and social impact. Welcome to our new Hawa Dawa team members: Joshua Entwistle […]

Hawa Dawa is WSA Winner 2020 – The WSA Top 40 utilise technology with smart content to hack global gaps and to support SDGs

Hawa Dawa is one of the four German start-ups that have been awarded the UN WSA prize. WSA recognises modern technology combined with a social cause and smart content, which not only solves problems but enhances equality, information access and inclusion. The WSA Winners 2020 provide a meaningful selection of worldwide content-driven applications contributing to […]

Identify the best solution for the customer: Hawa Dawa welcomes Sebastian Bohlig as new, experienced Sales Manager

Hawa Dawa is pleased to welcome Sebastian Bohlig to the team. Sebastian Bohlig can rely on many years of experience in support of customers in the field of software-as-a-service  (SaaS). As Sales Manager at Hawa Dawa, he will be the primary contact for customers.  In this function, Sebastian Bohlig will focus on meeting customer requirements […]

BMW Foundation – Herbert Quandt publishes report “Protect, Empower, Transform: Tech Innovations Changing the World”

Download the report and learn more about how Hawa Dawa lines up with 11 other Tech for Good startups in establishing sustainable busines models and technologies. Hawa Dawa’s CFO and co-founder, Yvonne Rusche, underlines: “We urgently need insights into where and why air pollution is most hazardous in order to take mitigating action.”

HACK THE GAPS – Digital Solutions for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Hawa Dawa Wins WSA-Germany Award and Qualifies for UN WSA Global Award

Hawa Dawa won the WSA-Germany Award together with eight other participants in the competition of 378 submitted solutions. Hawa Dawa is the winner in the “Smart Settlement & UrbaniZation” category. Intelligent content combined with optimized use of state-of-the-art technology offers immense opportunities to close global and local divides and achieve UN SDGs. Hawa Dawa was […]