Impact + Stories

In 2015, TechnoServe's work helped transform the lives of 1.6 million people in 29 countries by targeting improvements in farms, businesses and industries. These efforts are creating a better future for families in the developing world.

Learn more in our 2015 Impact Report

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2015 by the Numbers


Additional revenue and wages


Farmers, businesses and employees
benefiting directly from TechnoServe’s work
34 percent (110,000 beneficiaries) were women
1.6 million household members benefiting as a result


Private sector investment in farms and businesses,
as an indicator of long-term growth


Encouraging Women Coffee Farmers’ Participation

Discover how TechnoServe’s Cosechemos Más Café (Better Coffee Harvest) project is helping women earn more from their coffee farms.

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Creating Opportunity for Women Through Innovative Business Models

Working with agribusinesses in Zimbabwe, TechnoServe helped create more economic opportunities for women through new business practices.

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Empowering Women Cocoa Farmers in Tanzania

TechnoServe’s Cocoa Quality and Market Access project is promoting women’s engagement and leadership in cocoa farming communities.

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Helping Women Build Better Businesses in Latin America

See how TechnoServe adapted Impulsa tu Empresa, a business accelerator program, to better address women entrepreneurs' needs.

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2015 Annual Report

Read our 2015 Annual Report online or download the PDF below to see how we made a difference in the lives of 1.6 million people.

2015 Impact Report

Highlighting 2015 data from our work with enterprising people in 29 countries.