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    CTI Receives USAID Award

    Compatible Technology International Receives Important Award from USAID to Make Millet Threshing Easier for Women Smallholder Farmers in Senegal

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    New Video

    CTI: Idealists with a pragmatic approach to ending hunger.

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    Field Notes from Malawi

    “My plan is to have all three of CTI’s peanut tools so I can use them on my field and earn money lending them out to other farmers."

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    Grind out Hunger Tour

    Wednesday, September 13, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

    Visit CTI's headquarters for a tour our innovation lab and light refreshments.

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Our Approach

We create practical food and water tools that empower the global poor to better feed and support themselves.

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Technologies That Empower

We design innovative tools that help farmers harvest, store and process their crops, as well as gain access to clean drinking water.

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Sustainable Impact

We aren't interested in short-term solutions or handouts. Our technologies and programs provide sustainable pathways out of hunger and poverty.

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The Latest from Our Blog

  • Stories of Impact: Ireen

    12 Oct 2017 | 3:45 pm

    Ireen is a farmer in Chaombwa Village, Malawi.  She is part of a farmer's group who collectively purchased CTI peanut tools and saw an immediate impact[…]

  • Compatible Technology International Receives Award from USAID

    1 Aug 2017 | 6:06 pm

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Ricardo Romero                                        […]

  • Field Notes from Malawi

    19 Jul 2017 | 2:44 pm

    Written by Bupe Mulaga Mwakasungula, Malawi Project Manager Let me introduce you to a true superhero. Loveness is a farmer and entrepreneur from a small town[…]

Learn more about what we do

We approach our mission with hearts full of compassion, heads brimming with ideas. And hands eager to build – and to join with others. All to empower small farmers to overcome hunger, rise from poverty, and build hope.