Stories

Our stories from the field illustrate how, together, we can make a difference.

Stories
Inspiring engagement!

Cleaning up farming in Benin and the rest of Africa

Business for development

To achieve that result, we had to convince farmers, because initially they were very hesitant to use the organic products.Today, they follow us, especially since they no longer have to wear protective clothing to avoid burns caused by the chemical products. BioPhyto products are better for their health and that of the population, which can now count on healthy and organic food. And that means great long-term progress for health, the environment and the economy."
Gildas Zodomè
Founder Bio Phyto

Four founders explain how the Business Partnership Facility supports their sustainable businesses in Rwanda and Senegal

Business for development

“The relationship between funder and grantee is important,. Social entrepreneurs are passionate about what they do. Trust is critical in the sense of empowering implementers. I experienced that trust and that was empowering, the feeling that I have control to take decisions that I see are right for us.”
Yvette Ishimwe
Founder Iriba Water Group Rwanda

Pure & Just: Sustainable growth, meaningful partnerships and economic empowerment

Business for development