Tag: Ethiopia

Rabobank Foundation – a New 2SCALE Partner in Ethiopia

                The Netherlands-based Rabobank Foundation has announced a $260,000 loan to the Tsehay farmer union in Gondar, northern Ethiopia. The loan, which 2SCALE helped facilitate, will allow the union to bulk purchase oilseed stocks for its cooking oil plant. Around 3,000 smallholder farmers will benefit from this loan, and the newly established factory…

We Like Likie!

Last July, Ethiopian firm GUTS Agro, in partnership with 2SCALE, launched Supermoms. The highly nutritious baby food – made from a corn-soya blend – is aimed at helping low-income families and nursing mothers nutritiously feed their children. After Supermoms’ successful rollout in southern Ethiopia, GUTS Agro and 2SCALE devised a marketing plan – called the Likie model – to promote…

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