Brazil & the Southern Cone

Brazil is facing its worst unemployment crisis in decades with more than 14 million people out of work. NESsT’s investments in Brazil focus on social enterprises that create jobs in growing industries for those most in need, and are committed to the environment and fair trade practices.


We've invested in 30 social enterprises that have improved the lives of more than 105,000 people.



dignified employment & income generation opportunities created

US$2.2 million



people educated in social entrepreneurship


As of December 31, 2016

See Our Work in Brazil


Learn How NESsT Social Enterprises Fight Poverty and Inequality in Brazil


Calling Social Entrepreneurs in Brazil 

Are you ready to change the world with your social enterprise? We can help.

Our Supporters in Brazil & the Southern Cone

Thanks to our incredible partners and donors who help us fight poverty and inequality in Brazil.


R. Dr. Virgílio de Carvalho Pinto
433 - Pinheiros
São Paulo - SP, 05415-030

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