ASSESS

SELECTING RESPONSIBLE WATER & SANITATION ENTREPRENEURS AND INVESTORS
  • Verification of integrity, accountability and human rights.

  • Evaluation of innovative responsible and sustainable business models.

  • Due diligence on local entrepreneurial ecosystem.

  • Assessment of in-country water governance.

Based on practices of shared value creation, collaborative economy and social entrepreneurship, Waterpreneurs connects local entrepreneurs that have sustainable solutions for access to safe water and sanitation with impact investors, who can finance the scaling-up of their activities.

  • We identify established and mature market-based WASH entrepreneurs and projects, all over the world – currently a portfolio of 350+ SMEs;

 

  • We perform a preliminary due diligence:

    • Human rights check

    • Business model evaluation

    • Ecosystem due diligence

 

  • We support the most promising entrepreneurial projects to access capital through combining debt, equity and soft loans from public funds and private impact investing funds.

 

Beyond financial sustainability, compliance with human rights criteria is necessary to ensure positive social and environmental impact.

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