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.

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.

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.

Jul
30
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Ask a TechnoServe Expert: Myriam Sainz on Corporate Partnerships

"Ask a TechnoServe Expert" is a series where our staff members, who work on a range of important global development issues, answer your questions. In this edition, Director of Strategic Initiatives Myriam Sainz answered your questions about corporate partnerships.

Jul
19
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Hope and Healing Through Coffee

In Zimbabwe, smallholder coffee farmers like Tanyaradzwa Makina are gaining a new outlook on life through Nespresso’s Reviving Origins program.

Jun
06
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In Zimbabwe, a Coffee Renaissance

In the final part of our weeklong series, we highlight how TechnoServe’s market-based approach has helped revive coffee sectors that had almost disappeared – such as Zimbabwean coffee, which was released to consumers last month by Nespresso.