Photo of the Week: Improving Livelihoods Through Cocoa

April 15, 2011

Frederick Phillips (left) of TechnoServe consults with a cocoa farmer as he removes beans from a cocoa pod in the village of Akyem Takyiman in Ghana.

Frederick Phillips (left) of TechnoServe consults with a cocoa farmer as he removes beans from a cocoa pod in the village of Akyem Takyiman in Ghana. TechnoServe is helping thousands of Ghanaian cocoa farmers to improve the productivity of their farms and increase their incomes.

Learn more about our work in Ghana.

 

Related Blog Posts

 

Women-Led Business Helps Generate Peace and Prosperity in Peru

Women-Led Business Helps Generate Peace and Prosperity in Peru

The women behind Mishky Cacao decided to create a safer future for their families and community – transitioning from coca to cocoa production and generating new value by manufacturing chocolate locally.

Designing Programs that Work in Diverse Settings

Designing Programs that Work in Diverse Settings

The Mobile Training Program demonstrates how innovative projects can be adapted to achieve success in different contexts and geographies.

How Young People Are Solving Africa’s Agriculture Challenge

How Young People Are Solving Africa’s Agriculture Challenge

Through TechnoServe's STRYDE program, young entrepreneurs are adopting new agronomic and business practices to take advantage of market opportunities in agriculture.