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.

Feb
11
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Fair Prices for Cocoa in Tanzania

A former TechnoServe Volunteer Consultant teams up with a former Program Manager to build a business and a sweeter future for thousands of Tanzanian farming families.

Oct
28
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Sweet Empowerment: Taking on a Leadership Role

As chairwoman of the Mababu Farmer Business Group, Mizinala Lutolo is increasing revenue while honing her leadership skills.

Sep
11
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Jul
01
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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.

Jun
01
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Homecoming for the Cocoa Boom

Belinda Saldaña grows cocoa as a legacy for her children and grandchildren. Her cocoa production nearly doubled after she adopted pruning and fertilization methods promoted by TechnoServe.