Sailing cargo sustainibly like on the AVONTUUR is becoming a growing market as more and more producers all over the world put in question the conventional seatransport and what it does to our enviroment. This growing awareness is reflected in the many partnerships we have with traders and producers who transport their goods with low emissions in order to make a joint contribution to preserving our planet.
Africa GreenTec’s MISSION is to empower people through sustainable energy solutions: They have taken electricity further and developed a holistic system for sustainable power production, smart distribution and efficient use that can withstand the harsh conditions of Africa’s off-grid regions. With Africa GreenTec, components for electricity production, cooling, water treatment and communication are cleverly interconnected to offer villagers new opportunities to increase productivity.
Since 2022, parts of these systems are transported under the sails of the AVONTUUR.
Learn more about AFRICA GREENTEC.
Café Chavalo imports fairly traded and environmentally friendly products from Nicaragua. The goals are to pay farmers prices that their families can live on, to support self-managed cooperatives, and to promote personal responsibility and high product quality.
The end result is products that are not only organically grown and fairly traded, but also do not harm the climate.
Learn more about CAFÉ CHAVALO.
EZA FAIRER HANDEL
EZA Fairer Handel is the pioneer of Fair Trade in Austria. Since 1975 they have been putting an alternative way of doing business into practice: Transparent, solidarity-based, cosmopolitan, fair. Their MISSION includes the empowerment of the people behind the production, a holistic quality that stands for respect for people and nature, and trade justice that exposes and changes unjust structures in international trade.
With AVONTUUR, this has resulted in a partnership for sustainable coffee in Austria.
Learn more about EZA FAIRER HANDEL.
Initiated by one of our former Shipmates Luca, Sol Nocturno brings together a small community of people who feel like countering the anonymity in global supply chains with direct exchange and transparency.
The joint project „Sol Nocturno“ (named after a small coffee farm from Diego high in the mountains of Veracruz) springs from a close friendship and bond in similar values and goals between Diego and Luca, who met in México in 2019
Learn more about SOL NOCTURNO.