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.

Sep
23
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From Shopkeepers to Shop Masters

Owners of mom and pop shops in Nairobi are making small changes that add up to big profits.

Jul
21
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How to Start a Business When Failure is Not an Option

Global Entrepreneurship Director, Juan Carlos Thomas, reflects on addressing the risk of failure in TechnoServe's work with small and growing businesses.

Jul
18
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Natural Solutions: Innovative Opportunities in South Africa

Tumi Mphahlele struggled to find beauty products for her sensitive skin in South Africa, so she turned to her knowledge of biochemistry and began her own business.

Jun
23
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Cashing in on Chips in Kenya

Hannah Karanja seized an opportunity to add value to potato products; now she's working with TechnoServe to expand her business.

Jun
17
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Following in Her Father’s Footsteps

How TechnoServe supported a long-time family business in the transition of ownership from father to daughter