Eyes on the Prize

Posted on 18 May 2022

A prizewinning rattan furniture company is going from strength – to the benefit of communities and conservation
Last year, NGP hosted a virtual study tour in Viet Nam looking at bankable nature solutions – business ideas that benefit nature and people while also turning a commercial profit. It was a memorable event for Thavixok Rattan House: the Laos-based rattan furniture producer was chosen as the inaugural winner of the NGP Origination Prize, receiving a US$10,000 grant to help develop its business.

Read the full story here about the prize money's impact on the business and the work that WWF's Bankable Nature Solution is doing to identify other exciting forest projects.

Eyes on the prize