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.
With the right mix of skills and confidence, rural youth in East Africa are building sustainable enterprises and creating new opportunities.
Farmers build a successful coffee business and use the profits to bring electricity to their villages.
Mobile technologies help coffee cooperatives access finance and create opportunities for farmers.
Meet Athanasie Musabyimana, a Rwandan coffee farmer who has overcome tremendous obstacles to create a healthy, prosperous life for her family.
Byagatonda Emmanuel and his wife Murerehe Speciose live in a prime coffee-producing area in Rwanda, but for years they produced low-quality coffee in small quantities.