We cannot do our job ourselves. We are proud to work together with various types of partners ranging from fund participants till implementing partners.
The founding partner of Truvalu is ICCO Cooperation, a non-governmental organization, which mission is to build resilient local communities in developing countries by stimulating entrepreneurship and realizing food security and sustainable economic development.
ICCO is our shareholder, investor and execution partner. With over 50 years of experience in development cooperation in Asia, Latin America and Africa, ICCO offers Truvalu an extensive physical infrastructure, know-how and linkages to public-private stakeholders to leverage its operations. ICCO is shareholder, investor and execution partner of Truvalu.
Nailab Seed Fundis an angel fund founded by Nailab and Truvalu whose aim is to invest in early stage seed capital to promising technology (software and hardware) startups in East Africa. The investment will be geared towards accelerating the startups growth to realize more economic returns.
These partners scout potential portfolio companies and provide local business development support and capacity to work with local participations, and access to networks. Below is a list of some of our many partners in this field.
is our partner in Colombia and works as an incubator and acceleration organization which promotes services that maximize the business value, making them an important player in the entrepreneurship ecosystem. Their services are focused on the design, consultancy, and operation of complex models of business development seeking the globalization of the companies.
is our partner in Nicaragua and operates as a Consulting and Advisory firm for organizations seeking to improve their operations, increasing the added value of their products and services. A strategic ally for clients (companies, cooperatives, NGOs, legal persons, etc.) in identifying their weaknesses and adding value to their activities through effective management of resources to ensure their sustainability.
was created as an innovative business model. The association is made up of 23 organic producers organisations from three different sectors: men and women from the family farming sector grouped in cooperatives and associations; agribusiness companies; and technical assistance providers (NGOs). This alliance has been working active since 2010, positioning itself as a promoter of organic production as well as a facilitator, building links to access the market using the value chain approach.
Benvalor is a boutique law firm with 15 specialized attorneys and tax advisors with a focus on corporate law and related areas of expertise. We represent emerging companies in technology, life sciences, impact, high-tech and cleantech industries, as well as the venture capital firms and other investors that finance them.
We play a leading role in creating initiatives for building a robust innovation ecosystem by co-founding open source legal documentation platform Capital Watersand our own free contract generating tool BEN and are the legal partner of various accelerators like Rockstart and Fashion for Good.
WAAR wants to make the world a little bit prettier by offering a wide assortment of fairtrade and sustainable product to the consumer. All our products tell a particular story and are somehow organic, recycled, ecological or fairtrade. This creates a market for the producer and therefore a fair income. Besides that, WAAR is always looking for innovating projects and collaborations to establish synergies to create a better world.