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In the News

Soweto’s Urban Entrepreneurs Take on the World | AFP

This article profiles some of the young South African entrepreneurs working with the Box Shop program.

Foreign Aid Is Being Cut, but Business Will Keep Fighting Poverty | The Guardian

In this op-ed, TechnoServe CEO William Warshauer explains why he is optimistic about the ability of the private sector to reduce poverty.

TechnoServe Boasts of Lasting Impact in East Africa Coffee Initiative | Daily Coffee News

This article highlights the lasting impact of TechnoServe's work with coffee farmers, five years after its completion.

Raise a Glass for World Milk Day! | Huffington Post

Ahead of World Milk Day, this article highlights the positive impact of TechnoServe's work with dairy farmers in East Africa.

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Speaking Engagements

July 13, 2017

Agriculture & Food Day

New York, NY

TechnoServe CEO William Warshauer speaks about the connection between post-harvest loss and the Sustainable Development Goals.

July 11, 2017

International Congress for African Agribusiness and Trade

New Brunswick, NJ

TechnoServe's Macani Toungara presents insights into forging partnerships for inclusive agricultural value chains.

June 5, 2017

AIARD Annual Conference

Washington, D.C.

TechnoServe's Simon Winter moderates a panel discussion about climate-smart agricultural practices that are working on the ground.

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Blog Posts

August 16, 2017

Turning Cycles of Poverty into Cycles of Prosperity with Seeds

TechnoServe seed projects offer simple solutions to the barriers women face when adopting best practices and offer inclusive growth for farming communities.

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August 11, 2017

New Skills for a New Start

Unable to find employment in his community, Francis Kihara ended up in prison. Watch our video to see how the STRYDE program helped him learn the confidence and skills he needed to start a new business and rebuild his life.

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