TruTrade recognized as a “Best For The World” top B Corp

TruTrade has been a named a Certified B Corporation Best For The World honoree, ranking in the top 10% of all B Corps across the impact areas of the environment, workforce, local communities, suppliers, customers, and corporate governance. “I am really proud to see TruTrade recognized among the top 10% … Read More

TruTrade Wins Prestigious Award

TruTrade Award

TruTrade won a prestigious international award that celebrates innovation to tackle real-world problems, in Russia this week. Following live pitches to international judges in both Dubai and Cambridge, ‘TruTrade’ was chosen as the winner of the ‘Award For Global Prosperity’ in the Rural Transformation and Zero Hunger category, together with … Read More

TruTrade Nominated for Prestigious Index Award

TruTrade - Checking Weight

TruTrade has been shortlisted for a global award for innovation. Our trading platform is amongst the projects and ideas that have been selected for the 2019 finals of the prestigious Index Project Awards, staged in Denmark since 2005, to celebrate and reward designs that improve life. TruTrade will join over … Read More

Two Innovation Challenges For TruTrade

Innovation Challenge

TruTrade has been selected by the World Bank Disruptive Agricultural Technology Challenge in Kenya. This sees the Kenyan-based innovation as one of the first cohort of innovators to receive performance rewards, acceleration funding and mentoring to scale up. The award is made is under the One Million Farmer Initiative spearheaded … Read More

TruTrade receives Innovation in Development Award

TruTrade was selected as the 2018 winner of the Dochas Innovation in Development award at a ceremony in Dublin, Ireland in early December. The social enterprise was selected ahead of a number of other strong contenders for the prize, awarded by Dochas, which is the representative organization for Irish non-governmental … Read More

B Corporation Certification For TruTrade

B Corp Certification Logo

TruTrade are delighted to have been recently certified as a B Corporation, part of the first East Africa cohort. This is valued recognition that we are a ‘business for good’ – something that we strive for every day as we support smallholder farmers with a reliable route to market, and … Read More

Cassava enhances food security and income in Kenya

Cassava farmers in Kenya

Cassava farmers in Dokomi Village in Busia Sub-county, Kenya are reaping the benefits of their produce thanks to TruTrade’s market linkage service.  . Mildred Achieng, a mother of two is one such farmer. “I have been able to rent a piece of land and expand my cassava plantation,” says Mildred. … Read More

TruTrade shortlisted for Nestle Creating Shared Value Prize

TruTrade has been selected as a semi-finalist in the global Nestle Creating Shared Value Prize. This year the prize award process is being managed by Ashoka,  the world’s leading network of systems-changing social entrepreneurs, to search for, support and accelerate solutions tackling the biggest issues in water, nutrition and rural … Read More

TruTrade wins MIT Solve innovation award

TruTrade MIT Solve Award

Photo caption – TruTrade director Will Galvin (third from left) with MIT Solve judging co-chair, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi (center) and other Solve award winners.   TruTrade was recently honored with an award from MIT Solve, a US-based initiative that champions solutions to the world’s most pressing problems through innovation and partnership. The Solve … Read More