Cassava enhances food security and income in Kenya

Cassava farmers in Kenya

Cassava farmers in Dokomi Village in Busia Sub-county, Kenya are reaping the benefits of their produce thanks to TruTrade’s market linkage service.  . Mildred Achieng, a mother of two is one such farmer. “I have been able to rent a piece of land and expand my cassava plantation,” says Mildred. … Read More

TruTrade shortlisted for Nestle Creating Shared Value Prize

TruTrade has been selected as a semi-finalist in the global Nestle Creating Shared Value Prize. This year the prize award process is being managed by Ashoka,  the world’s leading network of systems-changing social entrepreneurs, to search for, support and accelerate solutions tackling the biggest issues in water, nutrition and rural … Read More

TruTrade wins MIT Solve innovation award

TruTrade MIT Solve Award

Photo caption – TruTrade director Will Galvin (third from left) with MIT Solve judging co-chair, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi (center) and other Solve award winners.   TruTrade was recently honored with an award from MIT Solve, a US-based initiative that champions solutions to the world’s most pressing problems through innovation and partnership. The Solve … Read More