Buffalo Bicycle

World Bicycle Relief

The Buffalo Bicycle is designed to help users carry heavy loads over long distances in rural areas.

Product description Brand name and product description

Buffalo Bicycles are designed for people in rural areas travelling long distances over difficult terrain. The bicycles are capable of carrying heavy loads and are designed to be compatible with locally available spare parts to allow for proper maintenance.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Primary competitors in Mozambique and Ghana include Mozambikes, Ghana Bamboo Bikes, however, there are many other bicycles on the international market.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Goal 4: Quality education

Goal 5: Gender equality

Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

The target users are those needing to travel considerable distances with a lack of mobility options. World Bicycle Relief targets primarily students, healthcare workers and entrepreneurs.

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