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New Financing Tools Empower Turkey’s Women Entrepreneurs

Mar 19, 2020

New Financing Tools Empower Turkey’s Women Entrepreneurs

Gender bond offers owners of small businesses opportunities to find financing—and equal economic footing.

Bosnian Farmers Access International Markets with Local Ingredients

Feb 26, 2020

Bosnian Farmers Access International Markets with Local Ingredients

With geographical indication, producers of a distinctive Bosnian cream cheese turn tradition into competitive advantage.

Three Lessons in Building a Malt Barley Market

Feb 10, 2020

Three Lessons in Building a Malt Barley Market

How do you build a barley supply chain for Heineken and two other beer makers in Ethiopia? An expert takes you behind the scenes.

Microfinance Yields Better Futures for Honduran Farmers

Jan 30, 2020

Microfinance Yields Better Futures for Honduran Farmers

A microcredit program offers smallholders a credit line in a region where low levels of financial inclusion have been an obstacle to economic progress.

Angola: Growing Beyond Oil

Jan 14, 2020

Angola: Growing Beyond Oil

As the country enacts reforms to attract investment and boost competitiveness, agriculture offers great potential.

Kenya’s Growth? <br>Three Promising Areas

Dec 2, 2019

Kenya’s Growth?
Three Promising Areas

Experts say that government reforms in Kenya can stimulate private sector investment, especially in agribusiness, affordable housing, and manufacturing.

Macadamia Farmers Cultivate Business Skills Alongside Nut Trees

Oct 22, 2019

Macadamia Farmers Cultivate Business Skills Alongside Nut Trees

In Malawi, an IFC-supported program providing technical advice helps farmers become their own nut producers.

Cocoa Cooperatives—and their Farmers—Get a Fresh Start

Sep 26, 2019

Cocoa Cooperatives—and their Farmers—Get a Fresh Start

Training and a digital payment system are helping co-ops in Côte d’Ivoire become more profitable and sustainable.

Investments in Armenia’s Greenhouses Bear Fruit

Sep 5, 2019

Investments in Armenia’s Greenhouses Bear Fruit

Modernization and compliance with international requirements open new markets for home-grown products.

Uganda’s Dairy Farmers Develop a Taste for New Markets

Aug 21, 2019

Uganda’s Dairy Farmers Develop a Taste for New Markets

Pearl Dairy integrates farmers into export markets and helps them deliver better-quality milk at higher volumes.