Sakaramenta is a social enterprise based in Malawi. We manufacture simple, strong and sustainable design solutions. We have a variety of products including bicycle ambulances, push carts and playground, school and hospital equipment. Furthermore, we are the sole distributor, in Malawi, of the strong Buffalo Bicycle. The workshop of Sakaramenta is based in Blantyre, where our experienced and well-educated staff are making high-quality products.
Sakaramenta number and facts
- Over 20 employees work in a well-equipped factory in Blantyre.
- Over 1000 Sakaramenta carts are in use throughout Malawi.
- Sole official dealer and assembler of the Buffalo Bicycle in Malawi.
- Finalist of the Bid Challenge, business plan competition 2007.
- Winner of the Dutch “Gouden Kanjer” award in 2011.
- Sakaramenta is a social business, 50% of the profit is used for our social goals.
- All our employees follow a self-chosen education. 80% is paid by Sakaramenta.