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Jun 8, 2020
The Fijian drua or double-hulled canoes were the finest sea-going vessels ever designed and built by the natives of Oceania. Today, they are precious exhibits across museums in Fiji, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Germany. The only one that is sailing is berthed at the Vuda Marina in Lautoka, Fiji, where Alison Newell, a New Zealander, is keeping the art of traditional sailing alive.
May 26, 2020
An agricultural e-commerce platform offers solutions to social distancing mandates in a COVID-19 era.
May 6, 2020
Grainpulse’s “one-stop-shop” may help double production of local crops while connecting farmers to markets and export possibilities.
Apr 9, 2020
A processing plant is expected to increase incomes of 120,000 small suppliers of shea butter, nearly all of them women living in poverty.
Mar 19, 2020
Gender bond offers owners of small businesses opportunities to find financing—and equal economic footing.
Feb 26, 2020
With geographical indication, producers of a distinctive Bosnian cream cheese turn tradition into competitive advantage.
Feb 10, 2020
How do you build a barley supply chain for Heineken and two other beer makers in Ethiopia? An expert takes you behind the scenes.
Jan 30, 2020
A microcredit program offers smallholders a credit line in a region where low levels of financial inclusion have been an obstacle to economic progress.
Jan 14, 2020
As the country enacts reforms to attract investment and boost competitiveness, agriculture offers great potential.
Dec 2, 2019
Experts say that government reforms in Kenya can stimulate private sector investment, especially in agribusiness, affordable housing, and manufacturing.