14 May 2014 09:05 am

A new publication from the ILO provides groundbreaking methods for incorporating gender concerns into the different stages of value chain analysis and strengthening the links essential for gender equality and promoting sustainable pro-poor growth and development strategies.

01 May 2014 08:05 am

The overarching aim of the Program Planning Tool is to provide a framework for use by program designers
and implementers that guides the design or adjustment of agricultural interventions towards better linkages
with nutrition. The distinctive features of the tool are:

06 May 2014 03:05 pm

The Integrating Very Poor Producers into Value Chains Field Guide (Field Guide) is intended to provide the field-level practitioner with tools and applications to impact very poor households.

06 May 2014 09:05 am

This series of 7 primers from USAID details how to properly design and conduct impact assessments of value chain interventions. The lack of properly designed studies has caused many value chain interventions to have inconclusive results.

21 Apr 2014 01:04 pm

This toolkit aims to equip value chain development programmers to design effective interventions that reach and impact the very poor.

14 Apr 2014 09:04 am

This paper attempts to inject more rigorous quantitative methods into value chain analysis. Approaches examined include System Dyanimcs (SD) that model flows and relationships between actors with which one can examine the impact of alternative scenarios over time.