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Cracking The Nut On Jobs: Q&A With A Togolese Social Entrepreneur
by Willy Foote

Togolese social entrepreneur Francois Locoh-Donou is at the forefront of efforts to build the capacity for nut processing within West Africa.

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Mali Entrepreneurs Offer Path to Peace
by Willy Foote

Malian business Produits du Sud offers a microcosm for how such small and growing agricultural businesses can foster long-term peace and prosperity in one of the most troubled regions of the world.

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Rapid Impact Evaluation: Fruiteq
by Root Capital

Fruiteq is a private enterprise that sources Fair Trade- and organic-certified mangoes from 830 small-scale farmers in Burkina Faso, Mali and Ivory Coast. This is the first case study Root Capital has conducted in the fresh fruits and vegetables sector. It provides practical lessons on the appropriate loan structure and risks particular to the value chain.

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