Côte d’Ivoire

Training Cocoa Cooperative Leaders

The Coop Academy is helping to create a professional and sustainable cocoa industry that benefits producers, their communities and the Ivorian economy. Launched in 2013 with support from Cargill and the International Finance Corporation, the project provides training services to cooperative leaders on leadership, organization, strategic management and business operations.

Agriculture
Cargill, International Finance Corporation, Le Conseil du Café-Cacao

Technical Assistance Facility

TechnoServe serves as the manager of the Technical Assistance Facility (TAF), which supports the African Agriculture Fund, a private equity fund, to address food security challenges across Africa. TAF provides technical assistance to small and growing businesses (SGBs) invested in by the African Agriculture Fund, and improves linkages between enterprises and smallholder outgrowers.

Entrepreneurship
African Agriculture Fund, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, European Commission, International Fund for Agricultural Development, Italian Development Cooperation, United Nations Industrial Development Organization