Stories of Change

How VSLA Improved My Livelihood

As a member of Mutethia Savings and Loan Association, Kinyua has benefited a lot from the savings and loaning services offered in collaboration with RODI, Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP) and the KTDA Foundation.


Farmers adopt arrowroot farming in upland areas

Farmers are taking up the farming on arrowroots in upland areas in a bid to increase crop and diet diversification.

Why I home roast my organic coffee

Mr. Muchiri is a small scale organic coffee who also home roasts his coffee. The result is a rich flavorful coffee drink.

How Maina continues to reap big from cattle farming

Mr. Maina is an enterprising cattle farmer and a member of 3 K Self Help Group in Kiambu County.

The path of reintegration

Joel Odhiambo* is not your average ex prisoner. While many ex-prisoners struggle to reintegrate back into society, Odhiambo has managed to endear himself to his community

From a prisoner to a renowned organic coffee farmer

Gidraph Gathenya’s case study. Gidraph is an ex-prisoner who became a successful trainer in among other areas coffee sector.