Partnerships

Our partnerships

We support sustainable and inclusive business partnerships to fuel COVID-19 economic recovery and drive the transition to a greener economy.

Funding

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Total funding

$ 40,458,799

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DFAT contribution

$ 14,608,453

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Partner contribution

$ 25,850,346

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This partnership brings together Best Tropical Fruits (BTF), a private Kenyan company, and Machakos County Mango Value Chain Association (MCMVCA), a farmer’s association, along with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) to increase incomes of smallholder mango farmers in Machakos, Kenya. BTF will establish a processing plant to create products from waste…

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 3
  • Country: Kenya
  • Sector: Agriculture, Manufacturing

This partnership will allow for increased and improved access to a full range of digital financial services to those who lack access to traditional banking services, accelerating economic opportunities for low-income households and women-led microenterprises.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 1
  • Country: Vietnam
  • Sector: ICT/Financial Inclusion

This partnership provided training to 54,000 cotton farmers in Pakistan, supporting them to improve their farming practices and, with that, their profitability. Through its investment, the BCI gained a better foothold in the world’s fourth largest cotton producer and further built the commercial viability of the Better Cotton Standard. Cotton Australia provided its expertise on the back of Australia’s recent accreditation under the BCI.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 1
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Sector: Agriculture

This partnership provided access to critical health information and services for female workers at the Pou Yuen factory in Vietnam, leading to improvements in worker health and wellbeing, reduced absenteeism, and a more engaged and supported workforce.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 1
  • Country: Vietnam
  • Sector: Education and Health

This partnership ensured smallholder farmers in Kwale interested in growing cotton were equipped with the skills and training required to produce commercial quality cotton for sale into export markets and global supply chains, including Cotton on Group, securing local livelihoods and contributing to the future success of the cotton industry in Kenya.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 1
  • Country: Kenya
  • Sector: Agriculture

The partnership provides access to solar energy solutions for 3,000 poor and remote off-grid households in 60 villages in Vanuatu.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 2
  • Country: Vanuatu
  • Sector: Resources and Clean Energy

This partnership enabled dairy enterprises to access finance for business expansion and off-grid energy solutions. It generated income through increased milk trading, and empowered women through reduced work burden, recognition and economic gains.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 2
  • Country: Bangladesh
  • Sector: Agriculture

This partnership will scale up and extend the supply of Samoan Fairtrade organic coconut products, boosting Samoa’s participation in global markets, promoting investment in coconut farmers’ supply chain.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 2
  • Country: Samoa
  • Sector: Agriculture

This partnership will seek to promote ecologically friendly energy products for household use, and recruit and train additional female sales agents, bringing their participation close to 50 per cent of the Pollinate Group sales team.

  • BPP Funding Round: India Window
  • Country: India
  • Sector: Resources and Clean Energy

This partnership will increase participation of smallholder farmers in the seed value chain, helping to enhance crop practices leading to better yields and livelihoods. The partnership will develop an innovative, scalable and sustainable business model that broadens and diversifies the seed procurement base for rice, wheat and vegetables.

  • BPP Funding Round: Round 2
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Sector: Agriculture

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