Solidaridad Stories

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    Investing in a sustainable dairy industry in Tanzania

    31 March 2020

    Tanzania’s dairy market has enormous growth potential. Dairy 2025 is a pilot programme helping dairy farmers in the Tanga region adopt profitable, climate-smart methods and make the most of the cou

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    Enterprising women thrive in soy farming

    13 January 2020

    Josina Nikwaniya is a lead farmer in our gender-inclusive programme encouraging smallholders to grow soy.

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    Data diving for good

    19 December 2019

    A small army of data experts came together in London recently. They were volunteering their skills, experience and smiles for a good cause for an entire weekend.

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    Kenyan youth growing profitable seedlings business

    16 December 2019

    The 30 members of a youth group in central Kenya are running a successful vegetable nursery.

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    Revitalizing Zambia citrus production

    25 November 2019

    Thomas Zimba is a retired agriculture extension officer for the Zambian Ministry of Agriculture.

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    Balancing traditions and export crops: Aníbal’s story

    07 November 2019

    Indigenous communities in Paraguay's Dry Chaco region often struggle to make ends meet because of the extreme weather conditions.

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    Fruitful gains in Kenya’s horticultural sector

    29 October 2019

    The HortIMPACT programme trains providers of farm input services in Kenya in safe practices and links them to smallholder farmers.

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    How Solidaridad’s Impact Investment Task Force struck first deal

    17 October 2019

    Oikocredit of the Netherlands has announced a 3.15 million dollar impact investment in the award-winning Kayonza Growers Tea Factory in Uganda.

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    Women’s society in rural Sri Lanka creates impact through improved access to water

    15 October 2019

    In Solidaridad’s current project “Reaching the Unreached” in the Matale District in Sri Lanka, we work together with the local community in the rural village of Wanaraniya on renovating existing wa

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    ‘Green’ leaves in your tea

    10 October 2019

    Arnoldo Holzmeister recently gained Rainforest Alliance certification along with 112 other smallholders who grow tea in north-eastern Argentina.

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