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Responding to COVID-19: An Open Letter from our Executive Director

Our Executive Director shares an important operational update as we work to respond to the challenges of COVID-19 and maintain essential services for farmers.

8 Jun 2020 Responding to Covid-19 Working At One Acre Fund

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Why Strong Government Relations Are Key at One Acre Fund

Janina Schnick, a One Acre Fund government relations manager, discusses our approach to working with governments.

11 Jan 2017 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Staff working on their laptops at the One Acre Fund Nairobi office

One Acre Fund 2017 Careers Webinar

Each webinar will feature firsthand experiences from members of our team and a Q&A session to address your questions.

4 Jan 2017 Working At One Acre Fund

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Scouting Myanmar

An insight into One Acre Fund's first-ever pilot program in East Asia from our new country scout.

20 May 2016 One Acre Fund News Working At One Acre Fund

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Q&A With Sarah Hylden, East Africa Logistics Director

Our East Africa logistics director reflects on the past year and what’s in store for 2016 and beyond.

14 Dec 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Tanzania

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Top 3 Tips For Hiring Managers In Social Enterprises

Jennie Calhoun, our Director of Global Recruitment shares her top tips on hiring top talent for social enterprises.

23 Sep 2015 Our Ideas Working At One Acre Fund

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How We Reach 100,000 Rwandan Farmers

Read more about our unique method of signing up new farmers.

10 Sep 2015 Working At One Acre Fund

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10 Reasons You Should Consider a Field Based Career

Going to work every day is easier if you care about what you’re doing. For some of us, it also helps if our job takes us out in the field.

1 Sep 2015 Working At One Acre Fund

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Meet 3 New One Acre Fund Field Officers in Kenya

We asked our newest team members a few questions about their backgrounds and motivations.

28 Jul 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Staff working at our Bungoma offices

How To Recruit Top Talent in East Africa

There are many secret ingredients to the perfect recruitment sauce. Here are three that we're confident in.

15 Jul 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Kenya Uganda Tanzania Burundi Rwanda

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A Behind-The-Scenes Look at Kenya's Crop Research Stations

Our research stations generate new ideas for agricultural products that could improve our farmers’ harvests and livelihoods.

9 Jul 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Innovations

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Kenya Celebrates Working Moms on Mother’s Day

The Women's Leadership Council trains our Kenyan team to succeed in both work and personal life.

8 May 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Kenya

Consolata and Ann review a One Acre Fund Annual Report

Meet Kelvin Owino, a Leader in our Communications Department

Sometimes the thing you end up loving most about your job is something that you never expected to do.

19 Apr 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

Beatrice Macksallah

Beatrice Macksallah: Leading by Example

In her first four years with OAF, Beatrice tackled every problem with care and passion for her work.

2 Mar 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Staff Profile Kenya

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The Low-Down on Logistics at One Acre Fund

Phelix Oyath is our newest senior warehouse associate, having climbed from field officer to a logistics management position.

6 Feb 2015 Working At One Acre Fund Innovations Kenya Tanzania

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Hiring for Growth at One Acre Fund

As One Acre Fund works to reach as many farmers as possible, we aim to facilitate their growth by managing our own.

23 Jan 2015 Working At One Acre Fund

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Recruiting Top-Notch Staff is Key to Serving Farmers

Find out how One Acre Fund seeks out top talent to fill our field officer roles.

18 Aug 2014 Our Ideas Working At One Acre Fund Kenya

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Scaling Impact: The Scale Innovations Team

Our Scale Innovations Team is crucial for helping One Acre Fund reach more farmers in the regions we work in.

8 Jul 2014 Working At One Acre Fund Innovations

Input delivery in Nyanza, Nyamira district, Kenya.

Asset-Based Financing and Flexible Repayment Schedules

Here's an inside look into our unique approach to microfinancing, which specially targets smallholder farmers.

3 Apr 2014 Working At One Acre Fund Our Ideas Financial Inclusion

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Research and Development at One Acre Fund

Insight into our research and development process, which we use to expand our products and services.

20 Jun 2013 Working At One Acre Fund Innovations

Delivering a Health Response to COVID-19

At a time of a global health crisis, we are drawing on our deep delivery expertise and trusted community ties to respond to emerging farmer needs.

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