18 Dec 2015 03:12 pm

This guide from the Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species draws on several successful country experiences promoting and developing value chains for underutilized crops.

22 Apr 2014 12:04 pm

This handbook helps practitioners become familiar with how to analyze and strategies to address gender issues in agricultural value chains.

22 Oct 2015 02:10 pm

This paper outlines best practices for designing effective, inclusive value chain interventions based on 30 years of experience with value chain diagnostics and related field work.


Select value chains wisely

14 Oct 2015 01:10 pm

The aim of this guide is to support managers and implementers of agricultural development programmes to meet the commitments made to gender equality, particularly in relation to monitoring and evaluation (M&E).

15 May 2015 03:05 pm

Sound planning, appropriate skills and adequate approaches for starting-up and operating contract farming (CF) schemes are key to success and sustainability.

12 Dec 2014 01:12 pm

This ILRI discussion paper reviews 20 value chain interventions and discusses the econometric techniques used to address the validity of findings.

22 Jan 2015 10:01 am

This FAO report provides tools to help include small producers in the production process and the market from the value chain perspective. It contains information on how to select a value chain for an intervention, make partnerships, and monitor and evaluate the success of those partnerships.

21 Apr 2014 01:04 pm

Microlinks is the value chain knowledge outlet of USAID. They provide courses ranging from value chain basics to how to design, manage, and evaluate value chain projects.

23 Mar 2014 06:03 pm
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Facilitate the design and/or assessment of interventions for value chain development, taking into account the circumstances and needs of upstream-chain actors (namely, stallholder producing households and small and medium enterprises that have direct relations with smallholders).