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.

Oct
16
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Investing in Zero Hunger

How the private sector can play a pivotal role in improving access to food for families in rural areas.

Oct
04
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Listening to Young Leaders

We can learn a lot about solving youth unemployment by paying attention to young entrepreneurs. Changemakers like Violeta Martinez are eager to share lessons that are both context specific and universally relevant.

Sep
06
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Win-Win Innovations in Smallholder Sourcing

A coalition spanning the private, nonprofit, and research sectors tested innovations in agriculture that can drive impact on a large scale. We share results and lessons from an experiment in Mozambique that leveraged mobile technology to drive shared value.

Aug
31
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From the Ground Up: How Soil Testing Can Help Predict Return on Investment for African Farmers

As part of the Innovation in Outcome Measurement initiative, TechnoServe analyzed how soil testing can predict agricultural outcomes and help maize farmers in Kenya to improve yields and profitability. Here's what we learned.

Aug
24
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Fighting Hidden Hunger One Business at a Time

In sub-Saharan Africa, TechnoServe is helping food processors to fortify their foods and build nutritious, productive, and prosperous futures for their communities.