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  1. Bridging the Gap in Vietnam

    A story from Le Dong Sang, a farmer from Quang Nam province, a central province of Viet Nam on improving their living conditions through Vegetable Value Chain introduced by ILO Vietnam. Viet nam Contract farming designs ...

    ldelgado - 03/23/2014 - 14:25

  2. Wicked Problems: A Value Chain Approach from Vietnam's Dairy Product

    This 2011 case study maps out milk production, consumption, and distribution in Vietnam's dairy value chain. It's main findings are:- Cow farming is the weakest part in the value chain which leads to a need to import dairy product- The value of ...

    Chris.Marciniak - 03/21/2014 - 10:10

  3. Woven Together in Viet Nam

    Stories from Tran Thi Hong Anh, a weaver and Le Hao, manager of a rattan company in Quang Nam province, a central province of Viet Nam on improving their living conditions through Rattan Value Chain introduced by ILO Viet Nam. Viet nam Gender in value cha ...

    ldelgado - 03/23/2014 - 16:15

  4. The Quiet Revolution in Staple Food Value Chains

    This book presents findings from a detailed study of how domestic staples value chains are structured and performing in Asia after the food price hike of 2007–2008. Three questions are asked in the study: (1) Are staples value chains transforming structur ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 03/24/2014 - 07:39

  5. b2bpricenow.com

    b2bpricenow.com provides farmers with information about agricultural prices over SMS. The next phases of the project include agricultural advisory systems: interactive voice response (IVR) through mobile phones and the introduction of community centers wi ...

    ldelgado - 01/22/2015 - 07:58

  6. Contract farming and smallholder incentives to produce high quality: experimental evidence from the Vietnamese dairy sector

    The market for dairy products in Vietnam has a couple of features that are typical for emerging high-value markets in developing countries. First, it is growing quickly. Only two decades ago, the consumption of milk and dairy products was almost nil in Vi ...

    soonho - 12/03/2013 - 11:10

  7. Evaluating the Long-term Impact of Antipoverty Interventions in Bangladesh

    This paper provides an overview of a research project that assessed the long-term impact of three antipoverty interventions in Bangladesh—the introduction of new agricultural technologies, educational transfers, and microfinance—on monetary and nonmonetar ...

    soonho - 12/05/2013 - 07:03

  8. WEAI

    IFPRI Gender in value chains Women's empowerment in agriculture index Women play a critical and potentially transformative role in agricultural growth in developing countries, but they face persistent obstacles and economic constraints limiting furth ...

    soonho - 02/29/2016 - 15:18

  9. Women in Non-Production Roles in Agriculture: A Literature Review of Promising Practices

    USAID Kristin O’planick Gender in value chains Women in Non-Production Roles in Agriculture: A Literature Review of Promising Practices The USAID Feed the Future Initiative supports the development of agriculture as an engine of economic growth, food secu ...

    soonho - 03/08/2017 - 09:35

  10. Value chain development with the extremely poor: evidence and lessons from CARE, Save the Children, and World Vision

    The majority of the world’s poorest people live in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Most of these households engage in rural farming and subsist on incomes at or below the international extreme poverty line of US$1.90 per person per day (our working def ...

    soonho - 07/10/2017 - 11:45