Best Projects 2020 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
Published on June 29, 2020 um 04:05
Type of Enterprise
Year the ngo or company was founded
Explain your project in details:
Eco-Tri, Senegal is a startup in cleaning and waste management. We offer cleaning services that include a waste reduction approach (sorting at the base, resource optimization and reuse). We market recoverable resources: plastic, glass, aluminium, etc.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
We started with awareness-raising workshops on the circular economy and waste management and. 500 people attended our workshops in 2020. We have begun the pilot phase of grassroots sorting at Gaston Berger University in Saint-Louis.
Sustainability and future plans
We started with a grant of 650000 Cfa. In the short term, our services will be for medium-sized companies; and we collect only three types of containers (plastic, aluminium, glass). In the medium term, our services will be expanded and we will collect other types of products.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Senegalese, aged 29, I have been involved in entrepreneurship since 2012. I started as a volunteer in an association committed to sustainable development issues. In 2018, I confused the startup Eco-Tri, Senegal. I have several years of professional experience and a master 2.
Image de la session sur tri sélectif et la gestion des déchets (2018)
Formation sur l'économie circulaire dans le cadre d'un Programme d'entrepreneuriat vert. (2020)