In an effort to better understand agriculture value chains market needs in relation to CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) learning hubs, the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) conducted a market needs study to assess the current situation and find a
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Reducing food loss and waste are important policy objectives prominently featured in the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. To optimally design interventions targeted at reducing losses, it is important to know where losses are concentrated between the farm and fork.
08 Mar 2017 09:03 am
In Mozambique, where agriculture accounts for more than 25 percent of gross domestic product and employs about 80 percent of the country’s workforce, climate change has potential to reduce production of key crops and jeopardize both macroeconomic stability and the livelihoods of millions of peopl
19 Feb 2016 02:02 pm
This guide gives a basic overview of value chain concepts and details why and how to incorporate gender into various parts of value chain analysis including participatory mapping of the chain, market analysis, and value chain financing.
18 Mar 2015 11:03 am
This article puts forward a method for the analysis of constraints faced by developing countries’ smallholder producers. It is consistent with theories of constraints, efficient in terms of cost and researchers’ time, and accessible to a non-technical audience.
11 Jul 2014 08:07 am
This book by Agri-Profocus provides a range of tools for integrating a gender perspective at different stages of value chain development interventions.
23 Mar 2014 03:03 pm
The purpose of this toolset is to identify and rank constraints faced by smallholder livestock keepers
23 Mar 2014 02:03 pm
This tool was developed by CIP and partners to stimulate commercial, technological and institutional innovations and generate business opportunities that benefit small-scale farmers.
14 Aug 2013 01:08 pm
The purpose of this tool is to assess the Uganda smallholder pigs value chains. It includes revision of African swine fever: diagnostics, surveillance, epidemiology and control.