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Academic research in our projects, stories from the field work, editorials on the coffee sector and personal stories from our staff. Our blog is providing a wide range of stories and a deep insight into our work.
Farming Family Profit Through Diversification

Farming Family Profit Through Diversification

It is often assumed that for farmers to make a substantial profit, they need to have large expanses of land. However, this is not very realistic in rural Uganda where the ownership of land is usually through inheritance. As the average Ugandan family is made up of 5...

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HRNS Celebrates International Youth Day!

HRNS Celebrates International Youth Day!

As part of our International Youth Day 2022 commemoration, we are shining the light on two young farmers from our regions who are showing us what the future of thriving coffee communities looks like! We are honored to work with unique young farmers who are building...

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Nace un Joven Emprendedor

Nace un Joven Emprendedor

Dentro de las densas montañas occidentales y los ríos profundos de Honduras se encuentra Ocotepeque, uno de los departamentos más grandes en la producción de café del país. El clima semitropical y las lluvias favorables de este territorio permiten el crecimiento de...

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Bee-coming a Young Entrepreneur

Bee-coming a Young Entrepreneur

Within the dense, western mountain ranges, and deep rivers of Honduras you will find Ocotepeque, one of the largest coffee producing departments of the country. The semi-tropical climate and favorable rainfall in this territory, allows for the growth of key crops such...

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HRNS’ Work and Impact in Uganda

HRNS’ Work and Impact in Uganda

Hanns R. Neumann Stiftung (HRNS) supports smallholder families in Uganda to take a proactive role in shaping their lives in an informed and self-determined way. We are convinced that diversified production is the backbone of rural well-being. It reduces risks of...

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“I see my achievements every day”

“I see my achievements every day”

You have been following our Youth Reporter Shivan’s coverage of Fatumah and Razak who are Youth in Uganda for two years now and it is time to catch up on their lives since the last time Shivan spoke to them. ​"My life has changed. My capacity has changed. I am able to...

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