Projects

Together with our partners, TechnoServe is helping to grow strong markets that create opportunities for enterprising people in the developing world.

Building New and Better Businesses

The Andean Business Plan Competition focused on building entrepreneurial capacity across six countries: Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela. The program, completed in 2012, has generated 3,300 new jobs in the region, impacting thousands of families.

Enterprise Development

A Good Cup of Coffee

TechnoServe provided technical assistance and worked alongside 1,260 small coffee growers in Colombia’s Caldas region as they improved the quality of their crops and their earnings.

Beverage + Confection

Improving Colombia’s Coffee Sector

Building off our previous work in the Colombian coffee industry, TechnoServe continues to explore new ways to support the country’s small producers.

Beverage + Confection

Increasing the Adoption of Centralized Coffee Wetmills

The Huila Central Mill Project is a two-year program that will a pilot a sustainable and replicable wetmill model for Colombia. The project aims to influence coffee farmers to transition from in-farm wetmills to centralized wetmills.

Beverage + Confection