Blog

TechnoServe's blog highlights the lessons and successes from our work with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

Jul
28
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I Can Now Depend on Myself

When Tarciana Ciokinyua began receiving training from TechnoServe’s Coffee Initiative, she was able to invest her increased income in her family.

Jul
27
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Nicaragua’s Budding Seed Industry

TechnoServe and Cargill are innovating in the sorghum sector by developing improved seeds and supporting Cargill’s sorghum suppliers.

Jul
25
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Reflections on the White House Summit on Global Development

President and CEO William Warshauer shares his thoughts on the global development summit convened by President Obama on July 20.

Jul
21
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How to Start a Business When Failure is Not an Option

Global Entrepreneurship Director, Juan Carlos Thomas, reflects on addressing the risk of failure in TechnoServe's work with small and growing businesses.

Jul
19
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The Impact Comes From the Coffee Cherry

Garuke coffee cooperative in Ethiopia was the only employer in the area for workers like Seifu Abafita, but in 2009 was on the brink of closure until support from the Coffee Initiative helped to turn things around.