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.

Dec
05
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“Just Get Up and Do Something”

Sarah LaFleur, a TechnoServe Fellow in South Africa who launched fashion startup MM.LaFleur, talks volunteering, fashion, and the power of entrepreneurship to change lives.

Nov
21
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Nespresso’s AAA Sustainable Quality Program Wins 2017 Corporate Citizenship Award

Nespresso's AAA Sustainable Quality Program, implemented by TechnoServe in East Africa, was named the "Best Economic Empowerment Program" in the 2017 Corporate Citizenship Awards.

Nov
17
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Turning Problems into Opportunities

As 11 million young people enter the African workforce each year, the STRYDE program is training schools to give students the tools and the confidence they need to create their own jobs through innovative enterprise development.

Nov
07
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Connecting Technical Expertise Online – A Sweet Recipe for Fighting Food Insecurity

Continents apart, a bakery owner in Kenya and a food scientist in Minnesota team up to develop delicious new products that boost nutrition for local communities.

Oct
27
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National Chocolate Day: Changing Women’s Lives through Cocoa

In Tanzania, TechnoServe is developing solutions to foster a new generation of women leaders like Mama Crize in the cocoa value chain.