Paddi – Rice Inc
Highly Commended of Sustainability Initiative of the Year
Paddi is an ethical direct trade rice brand ending smallholder rice farmer poverty! We connect rice farmers to high value markets for fairer prices and also reinvest profits to provide smallholder rice farmers the sustainable agritech that helps them earn more, waste less and be greener for the planet.
To date, we’ve helped 200 farmers save over 2 million meals from being wasted. Our work has been recognized by President Clinton, the United Nations and the International Rice Research Institute.
We were also featured on Forbes 30 Under 30, BBC and Fortune Magazine.