TechnoServe has been contracted to train youth on certain topics in northern Ghana under the Department for International Development (DFID). The participants will be supported with capital to set up their own businesses after the training.
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A Transformative Way to Fight Hunger: Strengthening the Food Sector, Sustaining Communities in Africa
Partnering for Solutions (PFS) is an initiative funded by General Mills that links the technical and business expertise of volunteer employees from General Mills, Cargill, Royal DSM and Bühler with small and growing food companies in the developing world. In addition, USAID and TechnoServe offers in-depth country knowledge that helps make for successful on-the-ground program implementation.
TechnoServe worked with Duromina coffee cooperative in Ethiopia by improving harvesting practices and installing a wet mill. This support allowed Duromina to sell its coffee 65% above the international coffee price.
Wiphold, a South African investment and operating company dedicated to women's empowerment, has partnered with TechnoServe, Nedbank, Omnia and Masisizane to build a maize mill plant to improve food security in the country.
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Kyle Burr describes his experience working with TechnoServe in Swaziland to improve the livelihoods of vulnerable households.
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With TechnoServe's assistance, Cándida Busto and other cocoa farmers in Nicaragua are growing better quality cocoa while integrating fruit trees into their farms for additional income.
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A hands-on baking training for Ethiopian food processors and bakeries aims to improve the production, innovation and quality of local goods.