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Monday, August 3, 2015

NexThought Monday – Power in Numbers: How organizing, even informally, benefits smallholder farmers

By Tarini Mohan

Markets don't address the needs of smallholder farmers. To remain competitive, these farmers will have to join forces with other smallholders and the external community will need to assist them by encouraging and enabling the formation of farmers' organizations.

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Saturday, August 1, 2015

Weekly Roundup 8/1/15: Kenya gets a pat on the back, then a lecture, and the Internet roars about Cecil

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It was all about Africa this week, as President Obama (and a surprising tech luminary) visited Kenya, the country's Catholic bishops made a stunningly ill-considered public health intervention, and a lion-killing dentist in Zimbabwe became the latest person to break the Internet. We cover these developments in this week's roundup.

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Friday, July 31, 2015

Previewing SOCAP15: A rundown of this year's agenda – and a $500 discount for NextBillion readers!

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Now in its eighth year, SOCAP15 will convene leading impact investors, world-class entrepreneurs and innovative cross-sector practitioners for three full days of networking and engaging content. The event will be held at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA, Oct. 6-9, and NextBillion readers can get a $500 discount.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015

'Banana Has Potential': From a field school to commercial venture, Nyangorora provides a sustainable model for smallholder farmers

By Esther Kahinga

Nyangorora Banana Processors is a collaboration between farmers, research institutes, development partners and county governments that has evolved over time and could present a sustainable way of enhancing access to markets for smallholder farmers in developing countries.

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