Blog

TechnoServe's blog highlights the lessons and successes from our work with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

Oct
02
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Transforming Businesses and Lives in Kenya’s Micro-Retail Sector

TechnoServe and Moody’s Foundation have partnered to support micro-entrepreneurs in Kenya’s micro-retail sector through the Smart Duka Initiative.

Sep
24
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How Women Agronomists in Ethiopia are Helping Improve Gender Equality

In Ethiopia, women agronomists worked with Nespresso to support more than 40,000 coffee farmers with training on best agricultural practices, simultaneously improving the status of women throughout the value chain.

Sep
23
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From Bean to Cup: Tracing Rwandan Coffee

Coffee has become an integral part of our daily lives, but where does this delicious beverage actually come from? In celebration of National Coffee Day, we are tracing coffee’s journey from the farm to your cup, with coffee from Rwanda as our example.

Aug
22
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Cultivating the Next Generation of Coffee Farmers

Nestled in the heart of Zimbabwe’s Honde Valley, a small coffee nursery holds the key to prosperity for a group of young coffee farmers.

Aug
06
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Lasting Impact Spotlight: María Castillo

In this series, we check back with TechnoServe program participants who were previously featured on our blog, documenting how their lives have changed and progressed.