Many entrepreneurs also care about promoting resource and energy efficiency, creating sustainable infrastructure, generating green and decent jobs, and improving the quality of life for everyone in their communities. 

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photo: swisscontact

Bolivia - Becoming a successful e-waste entrepreneur

Waste dumps in Bolivia are overflowing, but one entrepreneur saw an opportunity where others saw rubbish. Jonnathan Butron Claure founded REEcicla in 2012, and has developed a business model that is profitable, tackles environmental problems, and creates jobs. Read more > 

Mexico - turning animal waste into clean energy

Sistema Biobolsa sells biodigestor systems to farmers in Mexico and Central America, so the natural waste from their operations can be turned into energy that can power their farm, saving money and cutting down on waste. To coordinate their operations in the field, track sales, and maintenance issues, and track progress of farmers while field staff are offline., the company makes use of Taroworks tools. Get the full story > 

 

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