Video: Bicycle Business Launched by Former TechnoServe Volunteer
August 07, 2012
Lauren Thomas co-founded a business to supply high-quality, affordable bicycles to rural Mozambicans.
Lauren Thomas, a former Volunteer Consultant for TechnoServe in Mozambique, saw the promise of bicycles to improve the lives of rural Mozambicans. Yet few bicycles were available locally, and none at affordable prices. So Lauren co-founded a business called Mozambikes to supply high-quality bicycles to the local market.
CNN recently caught up with Lauren and Mozambikes. Watch the story below:
Related Blog Posts
Most of the world's cocoa comes from West Africa, grown on small family farms by people like Ama Nyame.
Creative mobile solutions are addressing major challenges in the agriculture industry, providing benefits for both farmers and agribusinesses.
The Clinton Global Initiative features the efforts of Partners in Food Solutions and TechnoServe to improve food security in sub-Saharan Africa – benefiting both business and society.