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In the News

How Goldcorp Managed to Decrease Complaints about its Flagship Mine in Mexico | Mining.com

This article explains how TechnoServe's partnership with Goldcorp is creating shared value in Mexican mining communities.

The Latest Hip African Coffee? Nespresso Says It’s Zimbabwe Brew | Bloomberg

This article highlights TechnoServe's work to revive Zimbabwe's coffee sector and help the smallholder farmers who grow the crop.

Animal Medicine on the Move: Delivering Agro-Vet Services to Pastoralists | Business Fights Poverty

This article, by TechnoServe's Ambrose Munene, highlights innovative models for delivering veterinary services in pastoralist communities.

Unleashing Innovation For East Africa’s Millennial Farmers | Farming First

TechnoServe's Awino Nyamolo describes the STRYDE program's efforts to help young people harness new innovations.

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Speaking Engagements

September 5-8, 2018

African Green Revolution Forum

Kigali, Rwanda

A number of TechnoServe leaders speak about innovations in smallholder sourcing and reducing food waste.

July 25, 2018

Measuring Women’s and Girls’ Empowerment: A Practical Guide and a Conversation

Washington, DC

TechnoServe's Kate Diaz speaks about how to better measure women's empowerment in development projects.

June 19-20, 2018

How Business Can Measure the Impact – and ROI – of Corporate Sustainability

London, UK

Global entrepreneurship director Juan Carlos Thomas shares insights from TechnoServe's local economic development programs.

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Blog Posts

September 24, 2018

Women Farmers Unearth New Profits from Potatoes

Female potato farmers in Bihar, India, join forces to negotiate fair prices and claim a bigger share of revenue for their harvest.

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September 14, 2018

Congolese Farmers Rebuild with Coffee and Courage

The coffee produced by a young cooperative in South Kivu recently excelled in a prestigious competition, demonstrating how determination, cooperation, and resilience can pay off for farming families in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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