Our experience

Portafolio Verde is a private organization, founded in the City of Medellín, Colombia in July 2005. The organization researches, develops, and implements solutions and strategies aimed towards a Sustainable Development through an innovative knowledge management system. It provides integral, innovative and effective solutions that maximize the positive impact of governments, organizations and individuals to contribute to the Sustainable Development goals, with talent and capacity of service. Portafolio Verde is a consultancy development firm towards Sustainable Development

Is signatory of the Global Compact since 2013 and is certified since 2012 as a B Corporation, international seal bestowed to companies that accomplish rigorous standards of social, environmental, responsibility and transparency performance.

Portafolio Verde supports the United Nations as a company that promotes the Sustainable Development objectives, and since 2009 is part of the group of Organizational Stakeholders of the Global reporting initiative (GRI). Has a Quality management System under ISO 9001 – 2001 certified by the SGS, number one firm in the Professional Services category of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY

  • Diagnostics
  • Strategy
  • Materiality analisys
  • Climate change – Carbon footprint
  • Life cycle analisys
  • Sustainability reporting
  • Shared value – Stakeholders
  • Suppliers development
  • Socio-environmental risks
  • Impact studies
  • Management planning
  • Volunteer program development
CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY

SDG

CASES

  • Conservation of the Rio Grande Basin.

  • Environmental and CSR trenghtening of suppliers.

  • Internal stakeholders sustainability strategies.

  • Carbon Footprint calculation.

  • Assisted on the development of their sustainability report.

SDG

EDUCATION

  • Quality in education
  • Academic environmental projects
  • Citizens and community projects
  • Culture
  • Environmental childrens workshops
  • Teaching design
  • Communication strategies and educational campaigns
  • Environmental good practices
EDUCATION

SDG

CASES

  • Development of strategies regarding environmental education and endangered species conservation.

  • Training and strengthening of environmental education, aimed towards sustainable development and species conservation.

  • Development of educational, environmental training and community strengthening processes.

  • Development of the educational and environmental culture plan, for the 125 municipalities of the Antioquia region.

SDG

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Business strengthening
  • Technical assistance
  • Productive systems
  • Livestock & Agricultural good practices
  • Social & environmental certifications
  • Responsible agriculture
  • Commercial planning
  • Market analysis
  • Social innovation
RURAL DEVELOPMENT

SDG

CASES

  • Good practices for biotrade based companies.

  • Provided counseling to 80 production units, regarding the implementation of agricultural good practices.

  • Technical and economic evaluation of sustainable cotton crops in Colombia.

  • Environmental education and sustainable coffee practices in Colombia.

SDG

BIODIVERSITY & TOURISM

  • Conservation
  • Biotrade
  • Load capacity
  • Tourism product design
  • Routes
  • Market analysis
  • Private Nature Reserves
BIODIVERSITY & TOURISM

SDG

CASES

  • Development of a supply chain strategy, in order to promote and strengthen green business.

  • La Tatacoa natural park carrying capacity.

  • Sustainable harnessing of biodiversity.

  • Ecoturistic strategic plan formulation for the Putumayo region.

SDG

HABITAT

  • Urban management
  • Smart cities
  • Materials
  • Renewable energy
  • Lightweight construction
  • Mobility
  • Sustainable construction
  • Urban agriculture
HABITAT

SDG

CASES

  • Developing the communication, socialization, and sensibilization of the Valle de Aburrá´s air decontamination plan, for more than 44000 people.

  • Implementation and strengthening of more than 400 urban ecological orchards during the period of 5 years.

  • Supported in the design and selection process of sustainable suppliers for Green, a conduminium development.

SDG

SOCIAL INNOVATION

  • Income generation, entrepreneurship, employment and savings plans
  • Children, youth and family
  • Good treatment, equity and violence prevention
  • Preparation and opportunities for pos-conflict scenatios
  • Organization and strengthening community management
  • Community set up and strengthening of managerial skills
  • Food security and nutrition.
  • Social and citizen participation
  • Relocation, return, housing and livability
  • Auditing of social processes
  • Art, culture and crafts
SOCIAL INNOVATION

SDG

CASES

  • Education, sensibilization and participation for the environmental good practices plan of 388 organizations.

  • Helping the development of 200 entrepreneurs in displacement situation, in order to reach economic autonomy.

  • Installation of 450 ecological homes strengthened with sustainable technologies.

  • Analysis, evaluation and proposition of improvements to Social Responsibility projects, in order to reduce the water footprint of Colombian companies and consumers.

SDG

TRAINING CENTER

  • Advance courses
  • Executive training
  • Taylor made programs
  • Short courses
TRAINING CENTER

SDG

CASES

  • Development and logistics of the Noelízate activity.

  • Sustainability week strategies.

  • Organized a Christmas celebration for the communities of 12 municipalities, stakeholders to the Ituango hydroelectric.

  • Integrated management of solid waste

  • Advance course in ecodesign and sustainability strategies

SDG

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WORLD-CLASS KNOWLEDGE
AND HIGH VALUE GENERATION
FOR OUR STAKEHOLDERS

Through our Information System , Vestigium , supported on an innovative technology platform, we manage knowledge around Sustainable Development according to the needs of our customers and stakeholders. All projects led by the organization have the support of our Information System.

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Portafolio Verde Honored as Best for the World, Creating Most Overall Positive Impact Across All Categories

Evaluated by Comprehensive B Impact Assessment

Medellín, september 8th 2016

Today, Portafolio Verde was recognized for creating the most positive overall community impact by B the Change Media based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the indepe[...]

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