Private Sector & Adaptation

Dealing with risks and seizing &
financing opportunities in
the private sector

Botanic Treasures Ltd.​

Botanic Treasures is supporting smallholder farmers in growing Moringa oleifera, as well as other highly nutritious crops, for processing into food products and supplements. With their approach, the company not only helps farmers increase their resilience by diversifying their income, but also contributes to combatting malnutrition.

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Business Model

Botanic Treasures enables smallholder farmers to grow Moringa oleifera, a highly nutritious vegetable plant, and producing nutritional supplements and fortified foods. Botanic Treasures has a retail shop in Nairobi, Kenya and distribute in another 110 outlets across Kenya. 

Adaptation Impact

Improving the livelihoods and resilience of farmers in the face of climate change-related losses and damages, while also combatting malnutrition and fostering food security.

Gender relevance

Women-led – CEO and both directors are female.