Producción organica de ejote fránces para exportacíon bajo condiciones controladas.

Desarrollo de programas, para el manejo organico del cultivo de ejote frances, mejorando condiciones de productores, consumidores y ambiente

Photo of Nora Pocon
1 2

Written by

I confirm that I am fully aware of the eligibility criteria, and based on its description, I am eligible to apply to the CSV Prize 2017.

  • Yes, I'm eligible

Preferred language

  • Spanish

Organization name

Vista Volcanes S.A.

Year founded

2001

Initiative stage

  • Established (the solution has passed the previous stages and demonstrated success)

Annual budget in 2017 (USD)

  • $250k - $500k

Number of beneficiaries impacted so far

  • 500 - 1,000

Organization type

  • For-profit

Secondary Focus Area

  • Rural development

Headquarters location: Country

  • Guatemala

Headquarters location: City

18 Avenida La Alameda 3-104 Zona 5 Chimaltenango, Guatemala.

Location(s) of impact

País: Guatemala
Ciudades: Chimaltenango, Sacatepequez, Guatemala

Website

http://www.vistavolcanes.com

Facebook URL

https://www.facebook.com/vistavolcanes/

Problem: What problem is this initiative trying to address?

Medidas de mitigación al cambio climatico y seguridad del productor, consumidor y ambiente.

Solution Summary: What is the proposed solution? What do you see as its most promising aspects for creating shared value?

Produccion limpia y de calidad, mejora las condicones de las familias productoras, reducción de productos químicos en el manejo, mitigación al cambio climatico, mejoramiento de suelos y cuidados de fuentes de agua.

Impact: What is the impact of the work to date? Specify both the social and the environmental impact of your work

Mejora en las condiciones de las familias productoras
Reducción de productos quimicos en el manejo

Financial sustainability plan: How is this initiative financially supported? How will you ensure its financial sustainability long-term?

4. Ingresos obtenidos 100%

Unique value proposition: What makes your initiative innovative? How does your project differ from other organizations working in the same field?

Vista Volcanes representa una empresa que desarrolla paquetes tecnológicos completos, cuenta con la capacidad instalada en cuanto a campos experimentales, laboratorio donde se producen los productos biológicos utilizados en el manejo de los programas orgánicos, tecnología validada que se transfieren a los productores y que pueden ser replicables, dando acompañamiento, asistencia tecnica y capacitación para lograr la sustentabilidad en los proyectos realizados.

Founding story: Share a story about the "Aha!" moment that sparked the beginning of this initiative.

Por los requerimientos del mercado internacional para exportación de vegetales orgánicos, principalmente el ejote. La importancia radica en que son miles de pequeños productores y productoras los que proveen estos vegetales a las empresas exportadoras, por lo que Vista Volcanes inicio con el desarrollo de la tecnología en sus campos experimentales y de investigación, contando ahora con un programa completo exitoso con resultados en cantidad y calidad validado en distintas localidades.

Where did you hear about the Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize?

  • Upon recommendation from others

Evaluation results

3 evaluations so far

1. Overall evaluation

5 - This idea rocked my world. It’s awesome! - 0%

4 - This idea seems really exciting. With a little more polishing, it’d be among my favorites. - 0%

3 - I think the idea is great, but it needs some work before it moves onto the next round. - 33.3%

2 - I liked it fine but preferred others. - 66.7%

1 - It didn’t make my heart beat faster. Needs significant revisions. - 0%

2. Innovation

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 33.3%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 66.7%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 0%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

3. Social and/or Environmental Impact

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 33.3%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 33.3%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 33.3%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

4. Financial sustainability

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 50%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 100%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 0%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

Nothing stands out! I thought it was great. - 0%

5. Potential to Scale / Replicability

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 33.3%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 66.7%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 0%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

6. Organizational Leadership

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 33.3%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 0%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 66.7%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

7. Potential for Creating Shared Value

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 33.3%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 0%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 66.7%

1 - This entry is weak here - 0%

1 comment

Join the conversation:

Comment
Photo of Cristian

Hola Nora, felicitaciones por tu propuesta. Considero que es prometedora y sostenible. Sin embargo, es necesario que abordes el tema desde el beneficio cuantificable que pueda darle a las beneficiarios y la construcción de un modelo replicable.