Milky Way Partnership, Nigeria

DGBP Projects / DMDP Projects

This project aims to improve the income and livelihoods of smallholder farmers by enabling local cooperatives to access the international market... Learn more
Lack of adequate management of groundwater resources leads to rapid depletion of groundwater tables and pollution by intruding saltwater in fragile... Learn more
Uganda’s transport sector runs almost entirely on imported, non-renewable energy, causing alarming rates of greenhouse gas emissions and air... Learn more
By avoiding deforestation and concurrently restoring degraded forest on carbon-rich peat swamps in the Mawas area in Kalimantan, this project will... Learn more
The objective is to mature the commercial distribution model of the SaWa (safe water) solar-purified, affordable, and climate-friendly drinking... Learn more
Although 70% of Uganda’s population is employed in agriculture, low farm productivity makes their collective contribution of only 24.1% to the... Learn more
The project aims to create an industry first ‘pay-for-impact’ model whereby carbon ‘impact units’ (verified scope 3... Learn more
This project is pioneering a green, sustainable, and commercially viable dairy value chain in Southwest... Learn more
The objective is to create a commercially viable circular economy model for household organic waste, that reduces greenhouse gas emissions, improves... Learn more
This project will establish a low carbon cement and green concrete production demonstration plant in Ukraine. The project aims at creating a viable... Learn more
Climate change, food insecurity, and malnutrition are some of the biggest challenges in... Learn more
This project addresses the environmental challenges faced in San Andrés, Colombia, by replacing single-use cups with reusable ones in the local... Learn more
The Prosperous Farmers and Forests Partnership is a community-corporate partnership model, led by Slow and WWF that aims to build sustainable,... Learn more
The project aims at expanding Ferrero’s sustainable cocoa sourcing, in line with new EU legislation supporting the sourcing and traceability of... Learn more
Within Colombia, where 1,250,000 tonnes of plastic waste are generated annually and up to 74% of packing ends up in landfill. To address this issue,... Learn more
The objective of this project is to validate how the use of agri-waste can reduce CO2 emissions and create improved income and livelihoods for 3,750... Learn more
The project aims to develop responsible and transparent value chains for organic vanilla and cocoa, produced through climate-smart,... Learn more
The project in Northern Uganda is designed to build climate resilience among smallholder farmers (including refugees, women, and youth) through the... Learn more
The dairy partnership project in Nigeria is focused on developing a climate-resilient, sustainable, and productive dairy value chain. This... Learn more
The project’s aim is to establish a green production landscape, encompassing regenerative farming, increased biodiversity, and resilience to... Learn more
The project in Nakuru and Nyandarua counties of Kenya aims to develop a sustainable business model and financing solution for smallholder farmers,... Learn more
The project is designed to address Bangladesh’s most pressing challenge in the nexus of climate, energy, and poverty by providing affordable... Learn more
This project aims to provide accessible, affordable, and economically produced clean water by installing Eco Water Dispensers at 65 locations across... Learn more
Climate change presents a significant challenge to food production in Eastern Africa. This project aims to assist commercial partners in providing... Learn more
WaterStarters (WS) adopts an ecosystem approach to protect people, animals, and the environment in Kenya from climate change by providing... Learn more
This project focuses on advancing an ethical, export-based business model for the dates value chain in Palestine, promoting climate-smart solutions... Learn more
One of the major challenges in Kenya’s waste and recycling sector is that the urban waste is either not collected and recycled at all, or it... Learn more
60% of people in Bangladesh do not have access to safe drinking water. Around 35 million people live in coastal districts where drinking water is... Learn more
The grain sub-sector is considered a strategic area in the Uganda’s socio-economic transformation. This is due to the fact that grains are... Learn more
Saffron is a global, climate-resilient, gender-sensitive and high-value export commodity. The Afghan saffron export market is the third-largest in... Learn more
Tanzania is among the world’s largest producers of raw cashew nuts and accounts for 75% of the total production in East Africa. More than 80%... Learn more
In the Philippines, 50% of the 3.5 million coconut farmers live below the poverty line, earning less than USD 2 per day. As there are hardly any... Learn more
The Indonesian government views the dairy industry as a driver for improvements of the welfare of the large number of low income and small holder... Learn more
Bangladesh’s waste system is not profitable, not widely implemented, and leads to environmental damage. Streams that are easy to recycle and... Learn more
Unlike other African markets, the Nigerian aquaculture industry is highly fragmented, consisting majorly of smallholder farmers with little access... Learn more
The long-term vision for this project is to cultivate plastic waste recycling as a profitable venture for everyone involved in the value... Learn more
The project aims to unleash the potential of Ethiopia’s papaya value chain by developing, testing and demonstrating a model for a new value chain... Learn more
It is estimated that one-third of Kenya’s post-harvest seafood is lost before it can be sold and safely consumed with loss of income for... Learn more
Globally, consumers and retailers are becoming increasingly aware of the need for responsible production and consumption. There is therefore a... Learn more
Tourism is one of the strongest drivers of world trade and prosperity and contributes to 10% of global GDP. Its capacity to generate jobs, increase... Learn more
The Taveta Banana Project will roll out interventions geared towards enhancing the competitiveness of the banana value chain and improving market... Learn more
In the last 20 years, global demand for shea has increased by 600%, and industry experts forecast a further 50% increase within the next 5... Learn more
The Agri-Tech Project worked to bolster smallholder farmers in Kenya facing challenges from unpredictable weather and inadequate financing for... Learn more
The challenges related to plastic waste are expected to grow exponentially, exacerbating environmental pollution and climate change. The... Learn more
MORE-HONEY will promote the development of an equitable honey value chain in one of the poorest regions of Uganda. The project will contribute to... Learn more
Southern Philippines has a persistent rural poverty problem due to small farm plots, ageing farmers, lack of knowledge and general lack of economic... Learn more
Kafa Biosphere Reserve in Ethiopia, the origin of Arabica coffee, is increasingly challenged by the lack of sustainable employment, income and... Learn more
The overall objective of this project is to create viable and sustainable jobs and improved income for men, women and youth in Mindanao... Learn more
The ACTIOM project in Myanmar will contribute to the achievement of SDG 8 by developing a clear pathway for smallholder farmers to gainfully engage... Learn more
This project is a partnership between CARE, BLUETOWN and local strategic partners. The project promotes digital transformation as an enabler for... Learn more
The project “Pushti Ambassadors Partnership – Creating jobs for female entrepreneurs in Bangladesh” will contribute to women’ economic... Learn more
The overall objective of the project is that sustainable hazelnut production and transparent and profitable value chains create income and decent... Learn more
The project aims to catalyse sustainable market development and entrepreneurship in West Nile, Uganda, host to more than 1 million refugees, by... Learn more
The WE SolVE project aims to support DMDP goals and objectives by tackling the twin problem of 1) the lack of employment and economic... Learn more
The aim of this project was to create decent employment and income for 3000 women sales agents known as “JazzCash GuddiBajis” across 10... Learn more
The project is a partnership between Arla, SEGES, CARE and CORET to support job creation and market driven sustainable growth in the dairy value... Learn more
The aim of the project is to promote sustainable market development in Ethiopia by increasing productivity of local and smallholder farmers in the... Learn more
The objective of the MYPOD project is to improve the quality of jobs and create sustainable increased value addition and participation in the global... Learn more
Enhancing crop yield and profitability in Kenya through biological plant... Learn more
The project, with the long-term objective of reducing poverty, stimulating economic growth, and increasing sustainable energy supply, aimed to... Learn more