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Q&A with U.S. Volunteer Supporting Laotian Farmers Virtually

Dana Dutcher is an international development specialist based in Washington, D.C., and a first-time volunteer with ACDI/VOCA. She supported USAID …

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USAID/Myanmar AFDA Market Systems Diagnostic Findings

Download the AFDA Diagnostic Findings PowerPoint.

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Feed the Future Burma Agriculture and Food Systems Development (AFDA) Activity: Market Systems Diagnostic Report

Access the AFDA Market Systems Diagnostic Report, published June 29, 2021

Bead Making Means More Income for Halima

Halima Mohamed Arbele, 45, never expected that her hobby could be a source of income for her family. Since 2005 …

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USAID Administrator Samantha Power Visits the USAID Honduras Transforming Market Systems Activity

This month, USAID Administrator Samantha Power made her first trip abroad since being sworn in. On June 13, she traveled …


AV Ventures Invests in Maphlix Trust Ghana Limited to Support Ghana’s Horticulture Sector

AV Ventures, the impact investing subsidiary of ACDI/VOCA, has provided a long-term loan of US$700,000 to Maphlix Trust Ghana Limited, …

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Private Sector Partners of the Feed the Future Bangladesh Livestock Production for Improved Nutrition Activity

Access the Private Sector Partners list, published June 2021

Honduras Market Systems Diagnostic 2020

Published April 15, 2021; accessible here.

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USAID/Honduras Activity Offers Small Grants in Response to Migrant Crisis

In early 2021, the USAID/Honduras Transforming Market Systems (TMS) Activity established two new grant mechanisms to support small business owners …

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Feed the Future Bangladesh Rice & Diversified Crops Fact Sheet

Access the Feed the Future Bangladesh Rice and Diversified Crops Fact Sheet, published June 2021

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Making Markets Inclusive: Tips for Advancing Inclusion Through Co-Creation with the Private Sector, Part 2

Many agricultural market systems development (MSD) programs have been turning their attention toward the inclusion of women, youth, and other marginalized groups …

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Q&A with U.S.-Based Volunteer Supporting Small Business Development in Her Native Kyrgyzstan

Altynai Hur is a business development specialist based in Michigan and a native of Kyrgyzstan. She recently completed a virtual …