Founded in 1992, Asplande is an NGO committed to promote the universalization of human rights and the socio-economic inclusion of women from favelas and peripheries.
Asplande is apart of ABONG (Brazilian Association of NonGovernmental Organizations); They are the co-founders of the State Forum of Popular Cooperatives, and they are also partof the State Solidarity Economy Movement. Asplande is a fellow of Ashoka Network and the Latin American Women’s PopularEducation Network.
_SocialStarters is a company that brings together the corporate business communities with the social business communities. Aiming to foster inclusive growth and progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) _SocialStarters take a collaborative, cross-sectoral approach to supporting the start-ups changing the world using collaborative learning and design methods. Their work is currently in the United Kingdom, but they already worked incountries like Kenya, India, Sri Lanka, Kosovo and Brazil.