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  • TheGoodMBA at Colorado State University
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  • Kathryn Ernst

Social enterprise MamaCarts takes on hunger in West Africa

Kathryn Ernst

Four young alumna from Colorado State University have come up with an ingenious solution to food insecurity in the developing world – a nonprofit food cart micro-franchise that will use existing supply chains to distribute complete, clean, and delicious meals to lower income urban markets. And they are putting their idea into action, with a pilot project currently underway in the city of Parakou in Benin, in West Africa.

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