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Cycle Connect

Cycle Connect, formerly Bicycles Against Poverty, began as a lease-to-own bicycle organization with the mission of improving rural livelihoods and creating access to critical resources. Today, our social enterprise has grown our portfolio to include multiple productive assets, which allow our clients to continuously invest in their future and to propel forward.

Practical Action

Practical Action is a global innovator, inspiring people to discover and adopt ingenious, practical ways to free themselves from poverty and disadvantage. Improving harvests through planet-friendly farming innovations. Transforming lives through affordable, renewable energy. Reducing vulnerability created by climate change or disaster. Demonstrating sustainable ways to improve clean water access and sanitation. Unlocking economic opportunities that allow whole communities to thrive.

Precision Agriculture for Development

Our mission is to support smallholder farmers in developing countries by providing customized information and services that increase productivity, profitability, and environmental sustainability. Precision Agriculture for Development (PAD) is working on a new model for agricultural extension: reaching farmers with personalized agricultural advice through their mobile phones. We implement this model in collaboration with partner organizations and gather evidence on its impact. We aim to improve the lives of 100 million farmers in developing countries with our services.

Gosheni Safaris

Gosheni Safaris is a safari operator based in Tanzania, established in 2009 by Peter Robert. Over the years, we have provided countless remarkable experiences of authentic Africa. We have changed thousands of lives by introducing tourists to the continent that brought them happiness, learnings and priceless memories.

Tanzania Budget Safari

Tanzania Budget Safari is based in Arusha and is a specialist Tanzania safari and East Africa adventure tour operator. We offer customized holidays and safaris in Tanzania such as Serengeti, Selous Game Reserve & Ngorongoro Crater safaris, Zanzibar Beach holidays, Mount Kilimanjaro climbing trips & Mount Meru mountain climbing, as well as cultural tourism programmes in Tanzania.

UpEnergy

UpEnergy fights poverty, improves health, and protects forests by making clean energy technologies available to more people in the developing world through carbon-financed distribution channels. UpEnergy works with technology manufacturers and local partners to deliver high quality products such as efficient cookstoves, water purification technologies, and solar lights to poorly served households at affordable prices.

Envirofit

Envirofit International is a social enterprise that innovates smart energy products and services that improve lives on a global scale. Using a market-based approach, Envirofit develops a global product line of smart clean cooking technologies that cook faster while reducing fuel use, smoke, and toxic emissions. Serving more than 5 million people in energy poverty, Envirofit’s smart stoves reduce climate change, create new jobs, and enable families to save money.

Sunfunder

SunFunder is a mission-driven solar finance business based in Nairobi unlocking debt capital for solar energy in emerging markets, where over 2.2 billion people live without access to reliable energy. We offer borrowers a deep solar market expertise, an efficient due diligence process and strong customer partnerships, while simultaneously providing investors with diversified, high-impact, fixed income debt offerings of emerging market solar investments.

There are currently no vacancies.

UjuziKilimo

UjuziKilimo collects & analyzes millions of data points to provide actionable insights that inform the agriculture industry. UjuziKilimo utilizes data science and machine learning to provide actionable agronomic insights to farmers; business intelligence & predictive analytics to Agriculture service providers & businesses through a fully integrated data platform, powered by millions of data sets.

M-KOPA

M-KOPA has connected more than 500,000 homes in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda to solar power, with over 500 new homes being added every day. Customers pay a deposit of 3,500 KES (approx $35), take the system home then pay 50 KES (approx $0.50) a day for a period of one year, to own the solar system.

There are currently no vacancies.

mPharma

mPharma is a venture-backed startup with a simple mission: Make prescription drugs in emerging markets easily accessible, and easily affordable. We’ve partnered with major pharmaceutical manufacturers, insurance companies, financial institutions and governments to deliver medicines directly into the hands of consumers in these underserved markets. Our innovative suite of business solutions provide doctors, patients and pharmacists access to a network of high quality chronic disease medicines at sustainable prices.

There are currently no vacancies.

D-tree International

D-tree International’s mission is to develop and support electronic clinical protocols that enable health workers worldwide to deliver high quality healthcare. D-tree is changing the way health care is delivered to the poor by providing accurate and effective point-of-care diagnosis and treatment through mobile technology.

Tugende

At Tugende, we create opportunity through ownership. We’re a for-profit social enterprise in Uganda that helps safe, reliable motorcycle taxi (boda-boda) drivers buy their own motorcycles, giving them the means to control their own tools of employment and kick starting a path to financial independence.

ENVenture

ENVenture aims to create and expand sustainable goods ventures (SGVs) in developing countries in order to increase access to low cost lighting, safe water, and cooking technologies that advance the health and sanitation of current living standards while improving the environment. Eliminating kerosene, three stone fires, and other harmful items used for everyday needs creates new income-generating opportunities, which ultimately benefits local people.

iDE

iDE is a global development organization that co-creates with foundations, governments, individuals, for-profits, and nonprofits to develop lasting solutions to poverty. We design and deliver market-based solutions in Agriculture and WASH in 11 countries across Asia, Africa, and Central America. Much more than a collection of technologies and field offices, we are a globally integrated ecosystem of nearly 1,000 staff, passionate about innovation and entrepreneurism.