Can Coffee Save Ethiopia's Forests?

Across western and southern Ethiopia, hundreds of thousands of people harvest wild coffee from ecologically unique and biodiverse forests. Learn More

Youth Helping Youth in India

In Mumbai, young people are providing peer mentorship to help other youth join India's workforce and contribute to the country's economic growth. Learn More

How Growing Tomatoes Changed Samson’s Life and Community

“I like to eat tomato, and I saw an opportunity,” 24 year-old Samson says. He started growing tomatoes on a small plot. See how he transformed opportunity into a thriving business. Learn More

Revitalizing Puerto Rico's Coffee Industry

A new initiative is working to rebuild the livelihoods of thousands of Puerto Rican coffee farmers after Hurricane Maria decimated the island's coffee sector. Learn More

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Returning Home to Revive an Industry: A Conversation with TechnoServe’s Puerto Rico Coffee Manager

We spoke with TechnoServe’s Coffee Program Manager for Puerto Rico about his plans to revive the industry, the biggest challenges he foresees, and what it’s like to be back home.

February 11, 2019

Cultivating Cashew to Create Economic Growth in Benin and Mozambique

Africa is home to over half of the world’s supply of cashew, a crop that is growing in demand globally as incomes rise and diets change. From planting seeds, to harvest, to processing, see how cashews from Mozambique and Benin make it to your table.

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January 25, 2019

How Coffee Can Save Ethiopia’s Forests

Partnerships for Forests and TechnoServe are working together to protect Ethiopia's ecologically unique and biodiverse habitats while increasing the livelihoods of forest coffee farmers.

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January 18, 2019

Lasting Impact Spotlight: Gloriose Uwayezu

We caught up with Gloriose Uwayezu, a rural youth empowerment program participant, for an update on her brickmaking business three years after its launch.

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