Smart Scaling: How Nonprofits Can Achieve Transformative Impact Through Growth
New report examines One Acre Fund’s path to reaching 1 million farmers and offers advice for social change organizations seeking to grow.
Three Tips to Help your Farm Cope with Climate Change in East Africa
East Africa has seen several weather pattern changes in the recent past. Here, we share climate-smart agriculture tips to help farmers in the region cope better with unpredictable weather.
Meet The African Billionaire Advocating for Farming
Why is Strive Masiyiwa, one of the continent’s most prominent CEOs, so invested in the agriculture sector?
To Build Rural Economies, Offer Farmers Choice
We believe farmers should be treated as clients, not beneficiaries. Here's why.
Designing Tech for Rural Areas
One Acre Fund's Global Director of Technology on why it's an exciting time to be a techie and humanitarian in East Africa.
Crop Insurance Can Improve Food Security in Africa
One proven tool to increase farmers’ resilience is crop insurance, but more government support is needed.
5 Digital Innovations Making A Difference Outside The City
Cutting-edge technology isn’t just for the big city. Here’s how new innovations are making a difference across rural Kenya.
Social Entrepreneurs: Invest in Trees
Investing in trees might not sound like the most exciting investment, but trees can offer financial and social returns for years to come.
Why Kenyan Feminists Should Advocate for Financial Equality
If more rural women had access to financing, a lot of things could change -- both for individual families and entire communities.
What Climate Change Means for Agriculture in Africa
Farmers who depend on rain to grow crops are already feeling the effects of our changing climate.
Moonshot Ideas in Agriculture
What’s the next big thing in farming? Here are five ideas that could revolutionize how we feed the world.
High-Impact Organizations We Love
There are many great nonprofits and social enterprises doing impactful work to end hunger and poverty.
Smallholder Farmers are Key to Food Security
To improve food security, the government should adopt more solutions that directly benefit smallholder farmers.
Here's how Mobile Phones Are Making Difference in Kenya's Farmers' Lives
A look at the huge impact digitized loan repayments is having on Kenyan smallholder farmers.
Climate Change Is Already A Reality For The World's Farmers
One Acre Fund releases statement following announcement of U.S. intention to withdraw from Paris climate agreement.
Closing The Access Gap For Smallholder Farmers
Scientists around the globe work hard every day to solve the world’s toughest challenges. But for one of humanity’s biggest problems, the solution already exists.
Trump Plan To Cut Foreign Aid Endangers U.S. Interests
President Donald Trump’s plan to slash U.S. foreign aid in favor of increased military spending is likely to have the opposite effect he intends.
Climate Funds Should Target Smallholder Farmers
How can we get farmers the resources they need to put climate-smart farming into practice?
Why Growing Trees Makes Perfect Sense for Smallholder Farmers
Growing trees can offer an incredible return on investment for our farmers in just a few years.
Gates Foundation Scientist: Pulses are a Game-Changer
Dr. Jeff Ehlers tells us what actions the development community can take to harness the power of pulses.