Maize farmers laud Bralirwa’s support to improve yields
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The Managing Director of Bralirwa, Merid Demissie speaking to stakeholders in maize farming value chain during the roundtable discussions in Rwamagana district Maize farmers from Rwamagana, Kayonza and Ngoma districts in Eastern Province have extolled Rwanda’s largest beverage producer (Bralirwa … Read More

CREATE empowers farmers to earn more from agriculture, transform their villages
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From tilling small fragmented farms and cultivating them with a wide array of crops, 73 farmers working together in Jyambere Muhinzi Cooperative in Gishari Sector of Rwamagana district in Rwanda’s Eastern Province now have more than 100ha of land under … Read More

Growing With Ethopia
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EUCORD has been collaborating with HEINEKEN, the Dutch government and local partners in Ethiopia including the Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) on the CREATE Ethiopia project. Through this Public Private Partnership, we work to bring market-led solutions to Ethiopia and to … Read More

CREATE-ing LOCAL SOURCING OPPORTUNITIES
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Local sourcing is a key part of HEINEKEN’s partner for growth strategy and supporting the communities in which we operate is a central Company belief. To help financially empower farmers and their communities, we have set an ambitious target to … Read More

A Sustainable Growth Story
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Local ingredients can make the best beer – and the best sense for the environment, for farmers, for communities, and for our business. A new partnership project to produce sorghum in East Africa could strengthen our supply chain and improve … Read More

Regional Development-DRC
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From May 26 to May 27 2014, a regional workshop was held on rice value chain development at the Venus Hotel in Kinshasa, Congo, under the auspices of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, and organized jointly with the … Read More