TechnoServe is supporting the growth of an innovative textile manufacturing company and hundreds of other small and growing businesses.READ MORE
Over the last 20 years TechnoServe’s programs and business plan competitions have directly impacted more than 10,000 agricultural producers and entrepreneurs, creating more than 15,000 jobs and raising participants’ incomes by an average of 25 percent.
Once in severe poverty, members of the Tomatoya-Chagüite Grande cooperative have doubled their incomes.READ MORE
It’s a long way from the poverty and devastation of civil war to prosperity. In Nicaragua, TechnoServe has helped a farming cooperative make that journey by harnessing the potential of undervalued crops.READ MORE
On The Ground
Impulsa Tu Empresa
Improving Livestock Livelihoods
PartnersU.S. Department of Agriculture
Boosting Enterprise Development
Supporting Women Business Groups
Creating Opportunity for Rural Development
Promoting Specialty Coffee
Building Strong Businesses
April 5, 2013
A textile manufacturer is one of 70 enterprises in Nicaragua selected for TechnoServe's new business accelerator program.
January 25, 2013
Fatima del Rosario Estrada takes a moment to play with her granddaughter.
October 5, 2012
Through ACORDAR, TechnoServe helped 1,165 farmers across 13 cooperatives improve the quality of their products and increase their incomes. Ivania Ruiz Balmaceda received training on best production practices and gained access to local processors and buyers. With the earnings from her first tomato harvest last year, Ivania was able to send her daughters to school, buy better clothing and invest in her farm.
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