Aval Agroecology Ltd.
Year Selected:
Age at selection:
Country:

About Grace

At 21, Grace is a driven entrepreneur with a background in agriculture. Inspired by her desire to make a positive impact, she embarked on a journey to address societal challenges. Through the Social Innovation Academy, she gained the knowledge and self-discovery needed to become a social entrepreneur. Now, Grace focuses on fighting food loss and wastage, making a difference in the agricultural sector.

Transition into Entrepreneurship

Grace’s transition to entrepreneurship began when she became part of Jangu International Social Innovation Academy. This opportunity allowed her to identify the problems faced by her community and transform them into business opportunities. With a deep-rooted commitment to creating sustainable livelihoods for fruit farmers in Uganda and improving food security, Grace co-founded a business that she is immensely proud of. Her journey from aspiring doctor to entrepreneur showcases her ability to think creatively and seize opportunities to create meaningful change..

Business Profile

Aval Agroecology Ltd. is a Ugandan social enterprise focused on empowering fruit and vegetable farmers while tackling post-harvest food loss and underutilization of farm produce. By implementing value-additional strategies and improved processing techniques, the venture aims to extend the shelf life of fruits and vegetables and reduce waste. Their mission is to create sustainable income for farmers and promote environmental sustainability through zero waste management practices. The venture has generated over $134 in six months.

No media articles found for this fellow.

2023

Amanda Patience

About Amanda Amanda is a visionary entrepreneur and the co-founder of Zuk Technologies. She is...

Esther Uzodinma

About Esther Esther is a determined and ambitious entrepreneur who possesses a deep passion for...

2022

Abubakar Sadick Fuseini

About Abubakar ​ Abubakar is a 22-year-old entrepreneur who is currently studying Technology in Procurement and Supply...

Vanessa Fongwa Ngwi

About Vanessa ​ At 21 years old, a university student and fashion enthusiast, Vanessa Fongwa Ngwi is a young...

2021

Masello Mokhoro

About Masello​ Hailing from the Free State, 22-year-old South African entrepreneur Masello Mokhoro has a deep...

Mahefarivo Thierry Andrianarinoa

About Mahefarivo Passionate about entrepreneurship, Mahefarivo started his career in 2018 by participating in various...

A partnership between