About the Enterprise | Jacinto & Lirio

Jacinto & Lirio (meaning “hyacinth” and “lily”) is a social enterprise that transforms the water hyacinth, a known water hazard or "pest", into eco-iconic and multifunctional vegan leather goods with a mission to empower affected families by the water hyacinth infestation problem through livelihood generation. Their products are impressively multifunctional yet stylish conversational pieces with a lifestyle appeal for professionals and companies who want to create a strong patriotic, environmental, and socio-ethical statement. Making indigenous look sexy, the brand stands for “Stylishness, Sustainability, and Empowerment”.